Petoskey Family History

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Petoskey Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of a Slavic derivative of Peter.

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


Similar surnames: Poskey, Potosky, Perkey, Proske, Petzke, Pelkey, Metsker, Petroske

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Petoskey Family Origin

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Petoskey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Works On Farm

    22%
  • Farmer & Laborer On Farm

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Petoskey. The most common Petoskey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Petoskey's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Petoskey family was Farmer & Laborer On Farm.

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Petoskey Historical Records

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Petoskey Life Expectancy

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