Petkus Family History

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Petkus Name Meaning

Lithuanian: derivative of the personal name Petjko, of Slavic origin; compare Russian Petr (see Peter).

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

Similar surnames: Petrus, Petras, Petros, Petko, Lutkus, Petru, Butkus, Pikus, Vitkus

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Petkus Family Origin

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Petkus Family Occupations

What did your Petkus ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Petkus.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Petkus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Petkus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Petkus 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 508 immigration records available for the last name Petkus. 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 546 military records available for the last name Petkus. For the veterans among your Petkus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Petkus Life Expectancy

What is the average Petkus lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Petkus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Petkus in 1959 was 40, and 74 in 2004.

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