Lefko Family History

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Lefko Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from the personal name Lewko (see Lewkowicz).

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


Similar surnames: Berko, Lesko, Lipko, Benko, Lenke, Lello, Leto, Ferko, Lacko, Lemke

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Lefko Family Origin

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Lefko Family Occupations

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Lefko Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lefko. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lefko 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 Lefko. 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 Lefko. For the veterans among your Lefko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lefko Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Lefko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Lefko in 1949 was 53, and 74 in 2004.

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