Paluska Family History

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Paluska Name Meaning

Czech or Slovak (Paluška): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Galuska, Haluska, Matuska, Kaska, Kapusta, Puskar, Maruska, Pliska

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Paluska Family Origin

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Paluska Family Occupations

What did your Paluska ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Paluska. 12% of Paluska men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Paluska women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Paluska were Pressman and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    12%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • Plumber
    9%
  • Pressman
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
    13%
  • Housework
    13%
  • Inspector
    13%
  • Maid
    13%

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

Paluska Historical Records

What Paluska family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 489 census records available for the last name Paluska. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Paluska 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 128 immigration records available for the last name Paluska. 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 96 military records available for the last name Paluska. For the veterans among your Paluska ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Paluska Life Expectancy

What is the average Paluska lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Paluska life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Paluska in 1962 was 61, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Paluska

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Paluska 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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