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Petrus Name Meaning

Dutch: from a Latinized form of the personal name Pieter (see Peter). Hungarian: from a pet form of the personal name Péter (see Peter). Ukrainian: from a pet form of the personal name Petro, the Ukrainian form of Peter.

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

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Petrus Family Origin

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Petrus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Blacksmith

    33%

In 1880, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Petrus. The most common Petrus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Petrus's were Farmers.

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Petrus Life Expectancy

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