History of your Surname
Get access to Pietri family records.Start a free trial

Pietri Family History

Pietri Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Pietro. Dutch: patronymic from the genitive of Pietrus, a Latinized form of Pieter (see Peter).

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

Similar surnames: Petri, Pieri, Pietro, Petro, Mitri, Peri, Pieters, Piet, Pirri, Perri

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Pietri family from?

You can see how Pietri families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pietri family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Pietri families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 10 Pietri families living in Louisiana. This was about 63% of all the recorded Pietri's in USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Pietri families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pietri surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Pietri ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Pietri. 56% of Pietri men worked as a Laborer. .

View Census Data for Pietri | Data not to scale

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Handyman
  • New Worker
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Pietri family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Pietri. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pietri census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search US census records for Pietri

Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Pietri. 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.

View all Pietri immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 276 military records available for the last name Pietri. For the veterans among your Pietri ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Pietri military records

You've only scratched the surface of Pietri family history

Discover More

What is the average Pietri lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Pietri life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Pietri in 1962 was 54, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pietri

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Pietri family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial