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Persyn Name Meaning

Dutch: from a pet form of the personal name Perceval (see Percival), or from a French pet form (in -ecin) of the personal name Pierre, French form of Peter.

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


Similar surnames: Person, Persin, Peron, Perron, Perrin, Perman, Merson, Pierson, Perin

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Persyn Family Origin

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Persyn Family Occupations

What did your Persyn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Teacher Nun were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Persyn. The most common Persyn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Persyn's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Teacher Nun

    25%

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

Persyn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Persyn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Persyn 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Persyn. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Persyn. For the veterans among your Persyn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Persyn Life Expectancy

What is the average Persyn lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Persyn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Persyn in 1943 was 25, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Persyn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Persyn 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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