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Gazda Family History

Gazda Name Meaning
Polish, Slovak, and Czech (Moravian): occupational name from the vocabulary word gazda ‘highland farmer’, ‘uplander’.Hungarian: status name from the vocabulary word gazda ‘farmer’, in particular a relatively well-off smallholder. The word is of Slavic origin, as in 1 above, but the meaning in Hungarian is different.

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

15,199 Historical Documents with Gazda on Ancestry.com
9,944 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
618 Military Records
1,139 Immigration Records
1,846 Census and Voter Lists
1,652 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Gazda Families

  • Number of Gazda families
     10 - 18
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Gazda census records

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Gazda Family Origin

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Gazda Immigration Information

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You can find out when most of the Gazda families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Gazda

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Gazda Family Occupations

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

Military Service by Gazda

Did the Gazdas fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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