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Petoskey Family History

Petoskey Name Meaning
Probably an Americanized form of a Slavic derivative of Peter.

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

5,035 Historical Documents with Petoskey on Ancestry
2,502 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
318 Military Records
36 Immigration Records
810 Census and Voter Lists
1,369 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Petoskey Families

  • Number of Petoskey families
     18 - 33
     7 - 17
     1 - 6
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Petoskey last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Petoskey last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Petoskey census records

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Petoskey Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Petoskey

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Petoskey Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Petoskey census records

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Military Service by Petoskey

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