Petersdorf Family History & Genealogy
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Petersdorf Surname History
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Petersdorf Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Petersdorf can be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Petersdorf may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from professions, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the family name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Petersdorf Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Petersdorf come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these profession-based last names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to know the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many western names like Petersdorf originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, etc. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
Petersdorf Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Petersdorf family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Petersdorf vary in how they're spelled as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Petersdorf were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Petersdorf.
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Petersdorf Family Tree
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- Patricia Q Petersdorf 1926 - 2010
- Floyd E Petersdorf 1917 - 2005
- Richard O Petersdorf 1949 - 1992
- Lester Petersdorf 1948 - 1972
- Minna Petersdorf 1901 - 1979
- Sherwood Petersdorf 1922 - 1983
- Josephine D Petersdorf 1912 - 2004
- Charles Petersdorf 1911 - 1969
- Mary Petersdorf 1892 - 1968
- William Petersdorf 1894 - 1973