Petrovich Family History

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Petrovich Name Meaning

Croatian and Serbian (Petrovic); Slovenian (Petrovic): see Petrovic. Ukrainian and Belorussian: patronymic from Petro, Ukrainian form of Peter.

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


Similar surnames: Petrovic, Petkovich, Perovich, Petrich, Petrov, Mitrovich, Pavlovich

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Petrovich Family Origin

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Petrovich Family Occupations

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

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Petrovich Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Petrovich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Petrovich 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 Petrovich. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Petrovich. For the veterans among your Petrovich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Petrovich Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Petrovich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Petrovich in 1949 was 41, and 81 in 2004.

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