Pettegrew Family History

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Pettegrew Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Pettigrew.

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


Similar surnames: Petticrew, Pittenger, Yetter, Fetter, Petre, Peotter, Petterson

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Pettegrew Family Origin

Where is the Pettegrew family from?

Pettegrew Family Occupations

What did your Pettegrew ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pettegrew family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pettegrew. The most common Pettegrew occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Pettegrew's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Baker

    3%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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

Pettegrew Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pettegrew Life Expectancy

What is the average Pettegrew lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Pettegrew life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Pettegrew in 1963 was 79, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pettegrew

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pettegrew 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.

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