José Pereira

3 May 1913–15 April 2003 (Age 90)
Celorico de Basto, Braga, Portugal

The Life of José

José Pereira was born on 3 May 1913 as the son of Pereira and Ana Pereira Gomes. He immigrated to São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil in 1955. He died on 15 April 2003, in Santos, São Paulo, Brazil, at the age of 89.

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José Pereira
Serafina Ramos Rosa

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    Ana Pereira Gomes




Name Meaning

Portuguese, Galician, and Jewish (Sephardic): topographic name from Portuguese pereira ‘pear tree’, or a habitational name from a place named with this word in Portugal and Galicia. The surname is also common in western India, having been taken there by Portuguese colonists.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • José Pereira, “Brasil, São Paulo, Cartões de Imigração, 1902-1980”

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