Petrelli Family History

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Petrelli Name Meaning

patronymic from a pet form of the personal name P(i)etro, an Italian equivalent of Peter. This is also common as a surname in the Greek islands of the Aegean. from a pluralized form of a habitational name from Petrella.

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

Similar surnames: Petrella, Perrelli, Perelli, Petrillo, Perrell, Petriello, Petrilli

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Petrelli Family Origin

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Petrelli Family Occupations

What did your Petrelli ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Petrelli. 36% of Petrelli men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Petrelli women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Petrelli were Shoe Worker and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • Tool Maker
  • Shoe Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
  • Finisher
  • Operator
  • New Worker

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

Petrelli Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Petrelli. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Petrelli 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Petrelli. 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 506 military records available for the last name Petrelli. For the veterans among your Petrelli ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Petrelli Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Petrelli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Petrelli in 1947 was 33, and 83 in 2004.

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