Peatross Family History

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Peatross Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. This name is concentrated in VA, where it was already established by 1677.

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

Similar surnames: Searfoss, Pearo, Manross, Petros, Penrose, Patras, Stross, Petro

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Peatross Family Origin

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Peatross Family Occupations

What did your Peatross ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Peatross family was Keeping House. Farmer, Clerk and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peatross. The most common Peatross occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Peatross's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Clerk

  • Clerk In Store

  • Keeping House


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Peatross ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Peatross Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Peatross. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Peatross 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 56 immigration records available for the last name Peatross. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 515 military records available for the last name Peatross. For the veterans among your Peatross ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Peatross Life Expectancy

What is the average Peatross lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Peatross life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Peatross in 1963 was 70, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peatross

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Peatross ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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