Pientka Family History

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Pientka Name Meaning

Polish: from a diminutive of Pienta ‘heel’.

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


Similar surnames: Pienta, Zientek, Pestka, Pianka, Nitka, Piela, Plonka, Betka

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Pientka Family Origin

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Pientka Family Occupations

What did your Pientka ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pientka. 17% of Pientka men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Pientka women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pientka were Miner and Laundress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    17%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • Labor
    6%
  • Miner
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    10%
  • Dress Maker
    10%
  • House Work
    10%
  • Laundress
    10%

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

Pientka Historical Records

What Pientka family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 594 census records available for the last name Pientka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pientka 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 278 immigration records available for the last name Pientka. 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 314 military records available for the last name Pientka. For the veterans among your Pientka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pientka Life Expectancy

What is the average Pientka lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Pientka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Pientka in 1961 was 57, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pientka

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pientka 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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