Czapla Family History

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Czapla Name Meaning

Polish: from czapla ‘heron’, hence a nickname for a man with long, thin legs.

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


Similar surnames: Capra, Czaja, Czajka, Szala, Cala, Cap, Lapa, Cappa, Chapa, Zappa

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Czapla Family Origin

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Czapla Family Occupations

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Czapla Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Czapla. For the veterans among your Czapla ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Czapla Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Czapla life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Czapla in 1956 was 67, and 82 in 2004.

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