Petrasek Family History

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Petrasek Name Meaning

Czech (Petrásek, Petrášek): from a pet form of Petras.

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


Similar surnames: Petranek, Petrik, Petruska, Jurasek, Petrick, Jerabek, Pesek, Pasek

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Petrasek Family Origin

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Petrasek Family Occupations

What did your Petrasek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer and Stone Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Petrasek. The most common Petrasek occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Petrasek's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Petrasek family was Works In Factory.

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Stone Mason

    25%
  • Works In Factory

    25%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Petrasek ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Petrasek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Petrasek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Petrasek 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Petrasek. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Petrasek. For the veterans among your Petrasek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Petrasek Life Expectancy

What is the average Petrasek lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Petrasek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Petrasek in 1943 was 25, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Petrasek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Petrasek ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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