Stopka Family History

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Stopka Name Meaning

Polish: nickname for someone with a peculiarity of the foot, from stopka, diminutive of stopa ‘foot’ (see Stopa).

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

Similar surnames: Stopa, Stopyra, Smolka, Topa, Stork, Sojka, Slomka, Stock, Stocki

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Stopka Family Origin

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Stopka Family Occupations

What did your Stopka ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Assembler were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Stopka. 41% of Stopka men worked as a Laborer and 30% of Stopka women worked as an Assembler. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stopka were Machinist and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Miner
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Assembler
  • Maid
  • Laborer
  • New Worker

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

Stopka Historical Records

What Stopka family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Stopka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stopka 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 500 immigration records available for the last name Stopka. 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 373 military records available for the last name Stopka. For the veterans among your Stopka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stopka Life Expectancy

What is the average Stopka lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Stopka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Stopka in 1961 was 45, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stopka

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stopka 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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