Peron Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Peron Name Meaning

Southern French: from a pet form of a personal name, a French form of Peter. Italian: from an augmentative of the personal name Pero. Spanish (Perón): possibly from a pet form of the personal name Pedro or a Castilianized form of Catalan Peró (see Pero).

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

Similar surnames: Pero, Perron, Person, Heron, Perin, Perona, Persyn, Perot, Geron

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Peron Family Origin

Where is the Peron family from?

Peron Family Occupations

What did your Peron ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Confectioner cakemaker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Peron. 25% of Peron men worked as a Confectioner cakemaker and 29% of Peron women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Peron were Shop Keeper Own Account and Presser

View Census data for Peron | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Confectioner cakemaker
  • Private Means
  • Shop Assistant Provision
  • Shop Keeper Own Account

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Keep
  • Ladies Ladys Maid In Private Service
  • Presser

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Peron Historical Records

What Peron family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Peron. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Peron census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Peron

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Peron. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Peron immigration records

Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Peron. For the veterans among your Peron ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Peron military records

You've only scratched the surface of Peron family history.

Peron Life Expectancy

What is the average Peron lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Peron life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Peron in 1959 was 54, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peron

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Peron ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Peron Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name