Petsch Family History

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Petsch Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): from a pet form of a Slavic form of Peter.

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


Similar surnames: Pietsch, Petesch, Metsch, Pesch, Posch, Rensch, Wetsch, Gentsch

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Petsch Family Origin

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Petsch Family Occupations

What did your Petsch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Petsch occupation in the USA was Farming. 22% of Petsch's were Farmings. Farming, Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Petsch. A less common occupation for the Petsch family was Carpenter.

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  • Farming

    22%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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

Petsch Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Petsch Life Expectancy

What is the average Petsch lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Petsch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Petsch in 1955 was 40, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Petsch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Petsch 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 Petsch Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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