Golonka Family History

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Golonka Name Meaning

Polish: nickname from either golonka ‘hand of pork’ or golony ‘clean-shaven’.

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


Similar surnames: Golon, Gogola, Plonka, Slomka, Gonia, Kolanko, Konopka, Glowa, Golla

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Golonka Family Origin

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Golonka Family Occupations

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Golonka Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Golonka. 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 Golonka. For the veterans among your Golonka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Golonka Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Golonka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Golonka in 1961 was 42, and 80 in 2004.

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