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Where is the Pettett family from?
You can see how Pettett families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pettett family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Pettett families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there was 1 Pettett family living in Indiana. This was about 25% of all the recorded Pettett's in USA. Indiana and 3 other states had the highest population of Pettett families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pettett surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Pettett. 33% of Pettett men worked as a Farmer and 55% of Pettett women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pettett were Manager and Operator. .