Petronella Family History

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Petronella Name Meaning

Italian: from feminine pet form of Petrone or Petronio.

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


Similar surnames: Petrella, Perrella, Pettinelli, Petrelli, Petrilla, Petriello

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Petronella Family Origin

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Petronella Family Occupations

What did your Petronella ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Petronella occupation in the USA was Barber. 100% of Petronella's were Barbers.

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  • Barber

    100%

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

Petronella Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Petronella Life Expectancy

What is the average Petronella lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Petronella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Petronella in 1962 was 79, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Petronella

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Petronella 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.

Famous Petronella Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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