Kukla Family History

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Kukla Name Meaning

Polish (also Kukla) and Czech: from kukla ‘cowl’, ‘hood’, ‘mask’, probably a nickname bestowed on an habitual wearer of a hood or perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a hood or cowl maker. In Polish kukla, kukla also means a kind of bread roll and a puppet. This surname is also found in German-speaking countries.

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

Similar surnames: Kula, Kudla, Bula, Kuna, Kurta, Kulka, Kuba, Kulla, Luka, Kunda

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Kukla Family Origin

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Kukla Family Occupations

What did your Kukla ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Cigar Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kukla. The most common Kukla occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Kukla's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kukla family was Saddler.

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  • Farmer

  • Cigar Maker

  • Saddler


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Kukla Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kukla. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kukla 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Kukla. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Kukla. For the veterans among your Kukla ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kukla Life Expectancy

What is the average Kukla lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Kukla life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kukla in 1944 was 24, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kukla 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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