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Gazda Name Meaning

Polish, Slovak, and Czech (Moravian): occupational name from the vocabulary word gazda ‘highland farmer’, ‘uplander’. Hungarian: status name from the vocabulary word gazda ‘farmer’, in particular a relatively well-off smallholder. The word is of Slavic origin, as in 1 above, but the meaning in Hungarian is different.

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


Similar surnames: Gajda, Vajda, Gaida, Gaba, Rada, Goda, Maza, Gala, Anda, Kanda

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Gazda Family Origin

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Gazda Family Occupations

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Gazda Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gazda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gazda 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 Gazda. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Gazda. For the veterans among your Gazda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gazda Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Gazda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gazda in 1945 was 30, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gazda 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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