Pestka Family History

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Pestka Name Meaning

Polish: nickname for a small, hard person, from Polish pestka ‘stone of a fruit’.

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


Similar surnames: Pecka, Pyszka, Kostka, Platko, Pelka, Poster, Betka, Pientka, Testa

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Pestka Family Origin

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Pestka Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, the most common Pestka occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 50% of Pestka's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pestka.

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Pestka Historical Records

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Pestka Life Expectancy

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