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Lopata Name Meaning

Polish (Lopata): nickname or occupational name from lopata ‘shovel’.

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


Similar surnames: Lopatin, Lata, Dolata, Opalka, Para, Opat, Rokita, Opatz, Lobato

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Lopata Family Origin

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Lopata Family Occupations

What did your Lopata ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lopata occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Lopata's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Lopata Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lopata Life Expectancy

What is the average Lopata lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Lopata life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Lopata in 1955 was 46, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lopata

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lopata 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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