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Petko Name Meaning

Hungarian (Petkó): from a pet form of the personal name Péter (see Peter).

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


Similar surnames: Petro, Peto, Perko, Benko, Pero, Berko, Ferko, Witko, Pasko, Renko

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Petko Family Origin

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Petko Family Occupations

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Petko Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Petko. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Petko 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Petko. 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 Petko. For the veterans among your Petko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Petko Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Petko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Petko in 1962 was 56, and 69 in 2004.

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