Petrey Family History

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Petrey Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Scottish Petrie.

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

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Petrey Family Origin

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Petrey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    72%
  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Labor

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Petrey family was Farm Labor. Farmer, Coal Miner and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Petrey. The most common Petrey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 72% of Petrey's were Farmers.

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Petrey Historical Records

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Petrey Life Expectancy

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Famous Petrey Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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