Maruska Family History

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Maruska Name Meaning

Czech (Maruška) and Ukrainian (Marushka): from a pet form of the female personal name Czech Maruše, Ukrainian Marush, itself a pet form of Maria (Czech Márí, Ukrainian Marija).

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

Similar surnames: Marusak, Matuska, Maras, Rutka, Marek, Marik, Marullo, Marko, Jarka

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Maruska Family Origin

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Maruska Family Occupations

What did your Maruska ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Maruska. The most common Maruska occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Maruska's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Maruska family was Taylor.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Taylor


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

Maruska Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Maruska. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maruska 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 374 immigration records available for the last name Maruska. 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 509 military records available for the last name Maruska. For the veterans among your Maruska ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Maruska Life Expectancy

What is the average Maruska lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Maruska life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Maruska in 1951 was 68, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maruska

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Maruska 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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