Liska Name Meaning

Czech (Liška) or Slovak (Líška): from Czech liška ‘fox’, a nickname for a cunning person or for a redhead.

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


Similar surnames: Liszka, Liske, Lisk, Lisko, Laska, Siska, Pliska, Riska, Miska, Ziska

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Liska Family Origin

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Liska Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Cigar Maker

    14%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Night Watchman

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Liska family was Night Watchman. The most common Liska occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Liska's were Farmers. Farmer, Cigar Maker and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Liska.

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Liska Historical Records

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Liska Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Liska life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Liska in 1952 was 53, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Liska

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