Perham Family History & Genealogy

2 photos, 982 biographies, and last name history of the Perham family, shared by AncientFaces Members.

Latest Perham Photos

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Biographies & Family Trees

Most Common First Names

  • John 3.5%
  • James 3.0%
  • William 2.6%
  • Robert 2.3%
  • George 2.0%
  • Ruth 1.4%
  • Mary 1.4%
  • Henry 1.3%
  • Margaret 1.3%
  • Richard 1.0%
  • Charles 1.0%
  • Harold 1.0%
  • Donald 1.0%
  • Harry 0.9%
  • Albert 0.9%
  • Arthur 0.8%
  • Helen 0.8%
  • Anna 0.7%
  • Ernest 0.7%
  • Eugene 0.7%

Perham Last Name History & Origin


Name Origin

Nationality & Ethnicity

Early Perhams

These are the earliest records we have of the Perham family.

Perham Death Records & Life Expectancy

According to our database of 641 people with the last name Perham that have a birth and death date listed:

Life Expectancy

69.9 years

Oldest Perhams

These are the longest-lived members of the Perham family on AncientFaces.

Other Perham Records



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PeterGeorge Perham James Perham (1) goes back in time to Newfoundland 1819. James marries a girl named Mary___? from Whales Cove. Whales Cove is in the Burin Peninsula in Newfoundland. I believe that James was from England the southern part of England.James and Mary were my G.G.G.Grandparents. They had many childrenone of them being my G.G.Grandfather James Perham (2). James Perham born at Burin N.L. married a girl from Woody Island N.L.They had the following children.
John Samuel Perham my G.Grandfather born in Burin N.L.
Mary Inks Perham born in Whales Cove N.L.
Caroline Perham born in Baine Harbour N.L.
Anne Elizebeth Perham born in Pool's Cove N.L.
Louisa Perham born Pool's Cove N.L.
Victoria Perham born in Bay du Nord N.L.
Ruth Phyliss Perham born Bay du Nord N.L.
James Perham(3) born Pool's Cove N.L.
Levi Perham born Bay du Nord N.L.
Charles Robert Perham born Bay du Nord N.L.
Helen Perham born Pool's Cove N.L.
Charlotte Perham born Pool's Cove N.L.
These are some of the pioneers of my family they all were part of the Cod fishing industry in Fortune Bay. Thank you for your time and consideration.
Peter Geo. Perham
Mar 25, 2007 · Reply