Petroni Family History

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Petroni Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic from Petrone or Petronio.

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


Similar surnames: Peroni, Petronio, Petrini, Perini, Petronis, Petrone, Ferroni, Petri

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Petroni Family Origin

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Petroni Family Occupations

What did your Petroni ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer and Woodchopper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Petroni. The most common Petroni occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Petroni's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Woodchopper

    50%

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

Petroni Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Petroni Life Expectancy

What is the average Petroni lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Petroni life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Petroni in 1960 was 52, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Petroni

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Petroni 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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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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