Petrey Family History & Genealogy
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Petrey Surname History
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Petrey Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Petrey is often difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Petrey may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Petrey Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Petrey come may come from a craft, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Petrey come from religious texts like the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, etc. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Petrey Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Last names like Petrey change in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras across time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Petrey were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were written in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Petrey. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Petrey family name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Petrey Family Tree
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- Frances Oakes Petrey
- Nina L Petrey 1916 - 1993
- Kenneth Petrey 1910 - 1974
- Kathryn W Petrey 1904 - 1995
- Gertrude Petrey 1894 - 1983
- Jean A Petrey 1910 - 2002
- Samuel Petrey 1895 - 1972
- Alan C Petrey 1951 - 1996
- Joseph Petrey 1905 - 1963
- John B Petrey 1917 - 1993