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Veselka Family History

Veselka Name Meaning
nickname for a cheerful person, from a noun derivative of veselý ‘cheerful’ (see Vesely).from veselka ‘marriage’, an ironic nickname for someone who wanted to marry but could not find a bride.

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

7,643 Historical Documents with Veselka on Ancestry.com
3,259 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
238 Military Records
174 Immigration Records
930 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Veselka Families

  • Number of Veselka families
     15 - 28
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    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 Veselka last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Veselka Family Origin

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Veselka Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Veselka

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Veselka Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Veselka census records

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Military Service by Veselka

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