Petti Name Meaning

Italian: shortened form of Filippetti, Jacopetti, etc., patronymics from pet names formed with the suffix -petto.

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


Similar surnames: Pett, Petta, Petro, Betti, Hett, Netti, Petri, Matti, Pacetti, Patti

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Petti Family Origin

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Petti Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Hardware Merchant

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laundress

    17%

In 1880, the most common Petti occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Petti's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Petti family was Laundress. Farmer, Hardware Merchant and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Petti.

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Petti Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Petti life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Petti in 1950 was 41, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Petti

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