Nitka Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (from Poland): nickname from Polish nitka, ‘thread’; either a nickname for a thin man or (as a Jewish name) also a metonymic occupational name for a tailor. This name is also established in Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Lipka, Rutka, Kita, Sita, Ziska, Mitra, Dutka, Pitta, Nick, Mika

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Nitka Family Origin

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Nitka Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Dress Maker

    20%
  • Laborer Railroad

    20%

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In 1880, Farmer and Dress Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Nitka. The most common Nitka occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Nitka's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nitka family was Laborer Railroad.

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Nitka Historical Records

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Nitka Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Nitka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Nitka in 1958 was 46, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nitka

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