Garstka Family History

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Garstka Name Meaning

Polish: from garstka ‘handful’, ‘bunch’, possibly applied as a nickname for a small person.

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


Similar surnames: Gaska, Galaska, Tarka, Kostka, Gruszka, Galuska, Rutka, Glista, Gast

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Garstka Family Origin

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Garstka Family Occupations

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Garstka Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Garstka. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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

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Garstka Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Garstka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Garstka in 1963 was 59, and 74 in 2004.

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