Petr Name Meaning

Czech: from the personal name Petr (see Peter).

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

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Petr Family Origin

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Petr Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    100%

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In 1881, the most common Petr occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 100% of Petr's were Blacksmiths.

Source: Census data for Petr | Data not to scale

Petr Historical Records

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Petr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Petr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Petr in 1964 was 54, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Petr

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