Jarka Family History

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Jarka Name Meaning

German (of Czech or Sorbian origin): from a pet form of the Slavic personal name Jaroslav.

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

Similar surnames: Jacka, Janka, Kaska, Sarka, Barta, Jacko, Raska, Mara, Jack, Jank

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Jarka Family Origin

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Jarka Family Occupations

What did your Jarka ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Gardener and Army Equipment Machinist were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Jarka.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Gardener

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Army Equipment Machinist

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Jarka Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Jarka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jarka census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 250 immigration records available for the last name Jarka. 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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Draft Card

There are 491 military records available for the last name Jarka. For the veterans among your Jarka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jarka Life Expectancy

What is the average Jarka lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Jarka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Jarka in 1953 was 46, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jarka

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jarka ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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