Petrone Family History

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Petrone Name Meaning

Italian: from an augmentative of the personal name Pietro.

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

Similar surnames: Pitrone, Perrone, Cetrone, Pedroni, Patrone, Petrino, Perron, Petro

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Petrone Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Petrone name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Petrone. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • France


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Petrone Family Origin

Where is the Petrone family from?

Petrone Family Occupations

What did your Petrone ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Petrone occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Petrone's were Farmers. Farmer and Harness Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Petrone.

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  • Farmer

  • Harness Maker


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

Petrone Historical Records

What Petrone family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Petrone. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Petrone 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Petrone. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Petrone. For the veterans among your Petrone ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Petrone Life Expectancy

What is the average Petrone lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Petrone life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Petrone in 1952 was 26, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Petrone

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Petrone 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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