Trnka Name Meaning

topographic name for someone living by a blackthorn (sloe) bush, Czech trnka. nickname for someone with eyes as dark as sloes, from the same word in a transferred sense.

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


Similar surnames: Trinka, Trcka, Straka, Trela, Trakas, Trunk, Tryba, Hink, Troia

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Trnka Family Origin

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Trnka Family Occupations

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  • Backer

    20%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Segar Maker

    20%

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In 1880, Backer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trnka. The most common Trnka occupation in the USA was Backer. 20% of Trnka's were Backers. A less common occupation for the Trnka family was Segar Maker.

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Trnka Historical Records

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Trnka Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Trnka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Trnka in 1956 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trnka

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