Peth Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin; possibly from a short form of a personal name formed with Germanic bad- ‘fight’, ‘battle’ or berht ‘bright’.

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

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Peth Family Origin

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Peth Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Boot - Shoemaker

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Peth family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Boot - Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peth. The most common Peth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Peth's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Peth | Data not to scale

Peth Historical Records

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Peth Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Peth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Peth in 1961 was 46, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peth

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