Perle Name Meaning

Variant of Pearl. German: from the French name Perlet.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Perl, Pelle, Pere, Merle, Perla, Werle, Erle, Ergle, Mele, Pohle

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Perle Family Origin

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Perle Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    20%
  • Rector of Buckhurst Hill

    20%
  • Retired Shoemaker

    20%
  • Tailor

    20%

In 1881, Baker, Rector of Buckhurst Hill and Retired Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Perle. The most common Perle occupation in the UK was Baker. 20% of Perle's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Perle family was Tailor.

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Perle Historical Records

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Perle Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, Perle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Perle in 1964 was 34, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perle

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