Pakula Family History

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Pakula Name Meaning

from Polish pakuly ‘tow’ (in the sense ‘loose ends of linen or rope’), hence a nickname for someone with tow-colored hair, or perhaps a metonymic occupational name for someone who worked with linen or hemp. from a derivative of the personal name Pakoslaw, from Old Slavic pace ‘more’ + slav ‘glory’.

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

Similar surnames: Padula, Bakula, Palla, Parola, Pala, Paula, Pikula, Kula, Sekula

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Pakula Family Origin

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Pakula Family Occupations

What did your Pakula ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Castle Dealer and Dressmaker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Pakula. 50% of Pakula men worked as a Castle Dealer

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Castle Dealer
  • Dressmaker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Dressmaker

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

Pakula Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pakula. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pakula 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 782 immigration records available for the last name Pakula. 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 482 military records available for the last name Pakula. For the veterans among your Pakula ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pakula Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Pakula life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Pakula in 1941 was 34, and 67 in 2004.

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