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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Perris

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A variant of Piers.

  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Perris

George Perris is a pop music and jazz musician. George was born on August 24th, 1983.


Frank was born on May 28th, 1931 in Toronto. He breathed his last breath on March 17th, 2015.


Chad was born on June 15th, 1992 in Perth.


Worcester" Sam Perris is a criminal. Worcester" was given the name Samuel Parris in 1840 in Canada. Worcester" is also known as Worcester" Sam Perris.


Mike Perris is an athlete for the Gala Wilton F.C.


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Popularity of Perris as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Perris U.S.
  White 70.59% 64.26%
  African American 4.76% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.80% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 20.45% 16.26%

Of Last Name Perris

People with the last name Perris are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Perris

  • How Popular is the name Perris? Perris is the 22,208th most popular name of all time. As a last name Perris was the 57,101st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Perris have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 289 babies born with the first name Perris in the United States. That's more than enough people named Perris to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Perris? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1983 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Perris first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Perris is Friday, March 24th, 1893.
  • What year had the most people named Perris born? The highest recorded use of the first name Perris was in 1991 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Random Perris Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Perris is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Perris: Your name in reverse order is Sirrep. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Irpser. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Perris? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 357 people with the last name Perris.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Perris? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Perris as their last name since less than 1 person in 833k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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