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Petroff Name Meaning

Russian, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Serbian, and Croatian: alternative spelling of Petrov.

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


Similar surnames: Petrov, Medoff, Perloff, Ostroff, Petrow, Boroff, Petrovic, Turoff

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Petroff Family Origin

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Petroff Family Occupations

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  • At School

    50%
  • Day Laborer

    50%

In 1881, the most common Petroff occupation in Canada was At School. 50% of Petroff's were At Schools. At School and Day Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Petroff.

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Petroff Historical Records

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Petroff Life Expectancy

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