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Motyka Family History

Motyka Name Meaning
Polish, Ukrainian, Slovak: from motyka ‘hoe’, a nickname for someone given to going off on a wild goose chase.

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

11,791 Historical Documents with Motyka on Ancestry.com
5,235 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
963 Military Records
1,076 Immigration Records
2,408 Census and Voter Lists
2,109 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Motyka Families

  • Number of Motyka families
     12 - 21
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Motyka last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Motyka census records

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Motyka Family Origin

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Motyka Immigration Information

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

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Average Life Expectancy for Motyka

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Motyka Family Occupations

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

Military Service by Motyka

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