Manka Name Meaning

nickname for a left-handed person, from manka ‘left-hander’. from a pet form of the personal name Emanuel (see Emanuel).

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


Similar surnames: Manko, Majka, Manca, Hanka, Janka, Manna, Manes, Minga, Marko, Manke

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Manka Family Origin

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Manka Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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In 1880, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Manka. A less common occupation for the Manka family was Laborer. The most common Manka occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Manka's were Farmers.

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Manka Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Manka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Manka in 1953 was 64, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Manka

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