Liszka Family History

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Liszka Name Meaning

Polish: from Old Polish or Polish dialect liszka ‘fox’, a nickname for a cunning person or for a redhead (see Lis 1).

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

Similar surnames: Liska, Lisko, Lisak, Laska, Pliska, Pyszka, Liske, Pisula, Lasek

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Liszka Family Origin

Where is the Liszka family from?

Liszka Family Occupations

What did your Liszka ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, cabinet Maker and Manf. Varnish were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Liszka. The most common Liszka occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 50% of Liszka's were Cabinet Makers.

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  • Cabinet Maker

  • Manf. Varnish


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

Liszka Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 651 census records available for the last name Liszka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Liszka 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 501 immigration records available for the last name Liszka. 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 443 military records available for the last name Liszka. For the veterans among your Liszka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Liszka Life Expectancy

What is the average Liszka lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Liszka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Liszka in 1953 was 45, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Liszka

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Liszka 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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