Puza Family History

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Puza Name Meaning

Polish: nickname from pyza, puza ‘chubby-faced person’.

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

Similar surnames: Pula, Buza, Guza, Cuda, Para, Kula, Puff, Puga, Maza, Skuza

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Puza Family Origin

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Puza Family Occupations

What did your Puza ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Packer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Puza. 26% of Puza men worked as a Laborer and 16% of Puza women worked as a Packer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Puza were Machine Operator and Box Maker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • Machine Operator

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Packer
  • Power Machine Operator
  • Biller
  • Box Maker

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

Puza Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 730 census records available for the last name Puza. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Puza 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 191 immigration records available for the last name Puza. 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 398 military records available for the last name Puza. For the veterans among your Puza ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Puza Life Expectancy

What is the average Puza lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Puza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Puza in 1942 was 34, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Puza

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Puza 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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