Perreault Family History

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Perreault Name Meaning

French: derivative of the Old French personal name Perre, variant of Pierre, French form of Peter.

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

Similar surnames: Perrenoud, Perret, Perrell, Perrault, Perrella, Perault, Parrett

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Perreault Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Perreault name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Perreault. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • France


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Perreault Family Origin

Where is the Perreault family from?

Perreault Family Occupations

What did your Perreault ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Perreault occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Perreault's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Retired Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Perreault. A less common occupation for the Perreault family was Clerk In Store.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Retired Farmer

  • Clerk In Store


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Perreault ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Perreault Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 52,000 census records available for the last name Perreault. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Perreault census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Perreault. 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.

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Draft Card

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

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Perreault Life Expectancy

What is the average Perreault lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Perreault life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Perreault in 1948 was 59, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perreault

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Perreault 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.

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