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Petite Family Origin

Where is the Petite family from?

Petite Family Occupations

What did your Petite ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Petite family was Barber. The most common Petite occupation in the USA was Laborer. 28% of Petite's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Petite.

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  • Laborer

    28%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Barber

    6%

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

Petite Historical Records

What Petite family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Petite. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Petite census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Petite

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Petite. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Petite. For the veterans among your Petite ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Petite Life Expectancy

What is the average Petite lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Petite life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Petite in 1951 was 37, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Petite

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Petite 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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