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Puskas Name Meaning

Hungarian (Puskás): occupational name for a gunner or possibly for a gunsmith, from Hungarian puskás ‘shooter’, from puska ‘gun’.

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


Similar surnames: Puskar, Pesta, Sas, Huszar, Muskat, Muska, Roskam, Ruskin, Pas, Peska

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Puskas Family Origin

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Puskas Family Occupations

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Puskas Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Puskas Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Puskas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Puskas in 1950 was 34, and 78 in 2004.

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