Pyka Family History

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Pyka Name Meaning

Polish: nickname from Polish dialect pyka ‘face’ or from a derivative of pykac ‘to puff’.

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

Similar surnames: Wyka, Pula, Polka, Lyda, Zyla, Pyszka, Lyga, Tyma, Dykas, Luka

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Pyka Family Origin

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Pyka Family Occupations

What did your Pyka ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Pyka ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Pyka Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pyka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pyka 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 335 immigration records available for the last name Pyka. 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 434 military records available for the last name Pyka. For the veterans among your Pyka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pyka Life Expectancy

What is the average Pyka lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Pyka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1961. The average life expectancy for Pyka in 1956 was 47, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pyka

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pyka 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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