Perras Family History

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Perras Name Meaning

French: topographic name for someone who lived in a stony place or near an obvious pile of stones, from a derivative of pierre ‘rock’, meaning ‘pile of stones’.

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


Similar surnames: Petras, Perry, Parras, Perrie, Perron, Verran, Porras, Terres, Perra

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Perras Family Origin

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Perras Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    39%
  • Son

    8%
  • Cultivateur Son

    6%
  • Farmer

    5%

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In 1881, a less common occupation for the Perras family was Farmer. The most common Perras occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 39% of Perras's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Son and Cultivateur Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Perras.

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Perras Historical Records

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Perras Life Expectancy

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