Perrie Family History

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Perrie Name Meaning

Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived near a pear tree, Middle English per(r)ie (see English Perry).

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


Similar surnames: Perrier, Perry, Perrin, Serie, Pere, Terrien, Ferrier, Ferris, Persin

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Perrie Family Origin

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Perrie Family Occupations

What did your Perrie ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Coal Hewer H W and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Perrie. 5% of Perrie men worked as a Coal Hewer H W and 50% of Perrie women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Perrie were Builder Quantity Surveyors and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Coal Hewer H W
    5%
  • Baker
    3%
  • Blacksmith acetylene Welder
    3%
  • Builder Quantity Surveyors
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Domestic Duties
    4%
  • Incapacitated
    4%
  • Private Means
    4%

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

Perrie Historical Records

What Perrie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Perrie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Perrie 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 Perrie

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Perrie. 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 815 military records available for the last name Perrie. For the veterans among your Perrie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Perrie Life Expectancy

What is the average Perrie lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Perrie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Perrie in 1957 was 65, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perrie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Perrie 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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