Veselka Family History

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Veselka Name Meaning

nickname for a cheerful person, from a noun derivative of veselý ‘cheerful’ (see Vesely). from veselka ‘marriage’, an ironic nickname for someone who wanted to marry but could not find a bride.

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


Similar surnames: Vesel, Vesely, Veverka, Gesell, Beseda, Vessel, Popelka, Pestka

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Veselka Family Origin

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Veselka Family Occupations

What did your Veselka ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Farm Hand were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Veselka. The most common Veselka occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Veselka's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farm Hand

    33%

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Veselka Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Veselka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Veselka 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Veselka. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Veselka. For the veterans among your Veselka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Veselka Life Expectancy

What is the average Veselka lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Veselka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Veselka in 1962 was 70, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Veselka

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Veselka 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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