Houska Family History

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Houska Name Meaning

Czech: metonymic occupational name for a baker, from houska ‘bread roll’ (literally ‘gosling’).

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


Similar surnames: Hruska, Huska, Husa, Muska, House, Housman, Bouska, Ziska, Bouck

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Houska Family Origin

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Houska Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Cooper

    7%
  • Farming

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Houska. The most common Houska occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Houska's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Houska family was Farming.

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Houska Historical Records

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Houska Life Expectancy

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