Petru Name Meaning

Czech (Petru) and Rumanian: from a Czech and Rumanian form of the personal name Peter.

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

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Petru Family Origin

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Petru Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Planting

    50%

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

Source: Census data for Petru | Data not to scale

Petru Historical Records

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Petru Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2003, Petru life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Petru in 1957 was 37, and 83 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Petru

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