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Petrie Name Meaning

Scottish: from a pet form of the personal names Peter or Patrick.

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


Similar surnames: Petrik, Petri, Petre, Petrov, Petric, Petrino, Petrin, Petro, Petrus

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Petrie Family Origin

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Petrie Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Going To School

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Plasterer

    4%

In 1881, the most common Petrie occupation in Canada was Farmer. 26% of Petrie's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Petrie family was Plasterer. Farmer, Going To School and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Petrie.

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Petrie Historical Records

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Petrie Life Expectancy

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