Pyszka Family History

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Pyszka Name Meaning

Polish: unflattering nickname for a self-satisfied or high-blown person, from a derivative of pycha ‘conceit’, ‘overweening pride’.

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

Similar surnames: Myszka, Pyka, Pestka, Liszka, Tyszka, Gaska, Puza, Palka, Kostka

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Pyszka Family Origin

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Pyszka Family Occupations

What did your Pyszka ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pyszka. 27% of Pyszka men worked as a Laborer and 37% of Pyszka women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pyszka were Furnace Man and Doubler

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • Furnace Man

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Assembler
  • Doubler

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

Pyszka Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 618 census records available for the last name Pyszka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pyszka 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 159 immigration records available for the last name Pyszka. 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 170 military records available for the last name Pyszka. For the veterans among your Pyszka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pyszka Life Expectancy

What is the average Pyszka lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Pyszka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Pyszka in 1954 was 52, and 52 in 2004.

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