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Sojka Family History

Sojka Name Meaning
Polish and Jewish (from Poland): from Polish sojka, sójka ‘jay’, applied as a nickname, or, among Jews, as an ornamental surname.

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

13,949 Historical Documents with Sojka on Ancestry.com
6,367 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
826 Military Records
1,300 Immigration Records
2,243 Census and Voter Lists
3,213 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Sojka Families

  • Number of Sojka 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
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Sojka last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Sojka census records

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Sojka Family Origin

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Sojka Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Sojka

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Sojka Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Sojka census records

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Military Service by Sojka

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