Sawka Family History

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Sawka Name Meaning

Polish: from a pet form of the personal name Sawa.

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

Similar surnames: Sawa, Sacha, Gaska, Radka, Salko, Salk, Kafka, Manka, Sarka, Kaska

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Sawka Family Origin

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Sawka Family Occupations

What did your Sawka ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sawka. 10% of Sawka men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Sawka women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sawka were Chipper and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • Farmer
  • Chipper

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • New Worker
  • Assembler
  • Housewife

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

Sawka Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sawka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sawka 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sawka. 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 598 military records available for the last name Sawka. For the veterans among your Sawka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sawka Life Expectancy

What is the average Sawka lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Sawka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Sawka in 1951 was 33, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sawka

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sawka 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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