Konopka Family History

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Konopka Name Meaning

Polish, Czech, Slovak (Konôpka), and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): nickname for an active person, from konopka ‘linnet’. Polish and Jewish (from Poland): habitational name from some place named with konopie ‘hemp’, for example Konopki.

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

Similar surnames: Krupka, Konik, Konopacki, Konop, Kupka, Konicki, Knop, Knopf, Homolka

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Konopka Family Origin

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Konopka Family Occupations

What did your Konopka ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cabinet Maker Wood Furniture and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Konopka. 15% of Konopka men worked as a Cabinet Maker Wood Furniture and 67% of Konopka women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Konopka were Metal Polisher Heavy Worker and Printer Paper

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cabinet Maker Wood Furniture
  • Electric Futtings Assembler
  • Fur Dresser
  • Metal Polisher Heavy Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Joiner Of Hide Upholstering Trimmer
  • Printer Paper

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

Konopka Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Konopka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Konopka 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Konopka. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Konopka. For the veterans among your Konopka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Konopka Life Expectancy

What is the average Konopka lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Konopka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Konopka in 1940 was 62, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Konopka

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