Perra Name Meaning

nickname from perra ‘stubbornness’, ‘pig-headedness’, from Spanish. habitational name from a lost place named Perra, from perra ‘leg’, ‘thigh’ (perhaps from Latin perna).

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


Similar surnames: Perna, Perea, Serra, Cerra, Parra, Cerro, Pera, Terra, Perla, Petra

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Perra Family Origin

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Perra Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Picture Frames

    50%

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In 1880, the most common Perra occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Perra's were Farmers. Farmer and Picture Frames were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Perra.

Source: Census data for Perra | Data not to scale

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Perra Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Perra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Perra in 1961 was 62, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perra

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