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Maruska Family History

Maruska Name Meaning
Czech (Maruška) and Ukrainian (Marushka): from a pet form of the female personal name Czech Maruše, Ukrainian Marush, itself a pet form of Maria (Czech Márí, Ukrainian Marija).

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

9,459 Historical Documents with Maruska on Ancestry.com
4,046 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
498 Military Records
349 Immigration Records
1,929 Census and Voter Lists
2,637 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Maruska Families

  • Number of Maruska families
     10 - 17
     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

Maruska census records

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Maruska Family Origin

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Maruska Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Maruska

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Maruska Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Maruska census records

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Military Service by Maruska

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