Penka Name Meaning

Czech: probably a habitational name from places called Penk in Austria and Bavaria. unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Penk, Penna, Tena, Peska, Pelka, Pera, Perna, Penso, Belka, Panza

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Penka Family Origin

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Penka Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Penka occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Penka's were Farmers.

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Penka Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Penka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Penka in 1955 was 61, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Penka

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