Petosa Family History

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Petosa Name Meaning

Italian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Pesola, Pelosi, Perona, Posa, Pecora, Peloso, Penso, Toso, Penka

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Petosa Family Origin

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Petosa Family Occupations

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Petosa Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Petosa Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Petosa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Petosa in 1955 was 57, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Petosa 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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