Klecka Family History

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Klecka Name Meaning

Czech (Klecka): nickname for a lame person, from Old Czech klecavý ‘to hobble’.

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


Similar surnames: Klecha, Keck, Kleczka, Klock, Pecka, Blecha, Kluska, Klenk, Kluck

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Klecka Family Origin

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Klecka Family Occupations

What did your Klecka ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Klecka occupation in the USA was Boot & Shoe Maker. 33% of Klecka's were Boot & Shoe Makers. A less common occupation for the Klecka family was Piano Maker. Boot & Shoe Maker and Cigar Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Klecka.

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  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    33%
  • Cigar Maker

    33%
  • Piano Maker

    33%

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

Klecka Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Klecka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Klecka census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Klecka. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Klecka. For the veterans among your Klecka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Klecka Life Expectancy

What is the average Klecka lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Klecka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Klecka in 1955 was 54, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Klecka

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Klecka ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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