Miska Name Meaning

Hungarian: from a pet form of the personal name Mihály, Hungarian form of Michael. Czech (Miška): from a pet form of the personal name Mikuláš, Czech form of Nicholas, or Michal, Czech form of Michael. Slovenian (Miška): nickname from miška ‘little mouse’.

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


Similar surnames: Misko, Miske, Micka, Mika, Mis, Gaska, Siska, Muska, Ziska, Liska

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Miska Family Origin

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Miska Family Occupations

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  • Cigar Maker

    29%
  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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In 1880, the most common Miska occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 29% of Miska's were Cigar Makers. A less common occupation for the Miska family was Laborer. Cigar Maker, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Miska.

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Miska Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Miska life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Miska in 1953 was 49, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Miska

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