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Malka Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic and Sephardic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Malke (from Hebrew Malka ‘queen’).

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


Similar surnames: Manka, Mak, Alma, Melka, Galka, Kaska, Kalka, Maura, Milla, Gala

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Malka Family Origin

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Malka Family Occupations

What did your Malka ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Malka occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 33% of Malka's were Farm Laborers. A less common occupation for the Malka family was Works In Zinc Fact.. Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Malka.

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  • Farm Laborer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Works In Zinc Fact.

    33%

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

Malka Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Malka Life Expectancy

What is the average Malka lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Malka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Malka in 1960 was 50, and 88 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Malka

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Malka 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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