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Petzold Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of a Slavic form of the personal name Peter.

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


Similar surnames: Paetzold, Betzold, Petz, Hetzel, Petro, Netzel, Petko, Oetzel, Petros

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Petzold Family Origin

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Petzold Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    33%
  • Cabinetmaker

    33%
  • Music Engraver

    33%

In 1881, Cabinet Maker and Cabinetmaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Petzold. The most common Petzold occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 33% of Petzold's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Petzold family was Music Engraver.

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Petzold Historical Records

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Petzold Life Expectancy

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