Peura Family History

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Peura Name Meaning

Finnish: ornamental name or nickname from peura ‘deer’ or ‘reindeer’. This surname is found mainly in western Finland.

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

Similar surnames: Perra, Okura, Perera, Pezza, Perry, Perri, Penna, Peart, Para, Petra

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Peura Family Origin

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Peura Family Occupations

What did your Peura ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Caterers Clerk was the top reported job for people in the UK named Peura.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Caterers Clerk

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

Peura Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Peura. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Peura 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 499 immigration records available for the last name Peura. 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 195 military records available for the last name Peura. For the veterans among your Peura ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Peura Life Expectancy

What is the average Peura lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Peura life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Peura in 1948 was 50, and 68 in 2004.

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