Praska Family History

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Praska Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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

Similar surnames: Krafka, Proske, Radka, Prak, Raspa, Raska, Prast, Prada, Presta

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Praska Family Origin

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Praska Family Occupations

What did your Praska ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Praska. 46% of Praska men worked as a Farmer and 29% of Praska women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Praska were Laborer and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • Farm Laborer
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Bookkeeper
  • Cigar Maker
  • Housewife

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

Praska Historical Records

What Praska family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 951 census records available for the last name Praska. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Praska 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 116 immigration records available for the last name Praska. 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 106 military records available for the last name Praska. For the veterans among your Praska ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Praska Life Expectancy

What is the average Praska lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Praska life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Praska in 1963 was 70, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Praska

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Praska ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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