Petschauer Family History

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Petschauer Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from a place named Petschau (Czech Becov) near Marienbad (Czech Mariánské Lázne) in the Czech Republic.

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

Similar surnames: Prescher, Letcher, Reisenauer, Scheuer, Dessauer, Loetscher, Kerscher

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Petschauer Family Origin

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Petschauer Family Occupations

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Petschauer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 560 census records available for the last name Petschauer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Petschauer 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 360 immigration records available for the last name Petschauer. 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 205 military records available for the last name Petschauer. For the veterans among your Petschauer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Petschauer Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Petschauer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Petschauer in 1954 was 53, and 82 in 2004.

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