Pedro Family History

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Pedro Name Meaning

Spanish, Portuguese, and Galician: from the personal name Pedro, Spanish and Portuguese equivalent of Peter. Catalan (Pedró): topographic name from Catalan pedró, padró ‘memorial stone’, or a variant of Padro.

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


Similar surnames: Padro, Pero, Petro, Pere, Perro, Porro, Pedrosa, Pirro, Perron, Pera

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Pedro Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Pedro name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Pedro. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    21%

  • Portugal

    16%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    14%

  • France

    10%

  • Italy

    5%

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Pedro Family Origin

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Pedro Family Occupations

What did your Pedro ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Pedro occupation in the UK was Charwoman. 17% of Pedro's were Charwomans. A less common occupation for the Pedro family was Pinstock Man. Charwoman, Costermonger and Moulding Machinist (...) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pedro.

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  • Charwoman

    17%
  • Costermonger

    17%
  • Moulding Machinist (...)

    17%
  • Pinstock Man

    17%

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

Pedro Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Pedro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pedro 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 10,000 immigration records available for the last name Pedro. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Pedro. For the veterans among your Pedro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pedro Life Expectancy

What is the average Pedro lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Pedro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Pedro in 1945 was 27, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pedro

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pedro 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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