Miska Family History

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Miska Name Meaning

Hungarian: from a pet form of the personal name Mihály, Hungarian form of Michael. Czech (Miška): from a pet form of the personal name Mikuláš, Czech form of Nicholas, or Michal, Czech form of Michael. Slovenian (Miška): nickname from miška ‘little mouse’.

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


Similar surnames: Misko, Miske, Micka, Mika, Mis, Gaska, Siska, Muska, Ziska, Liska

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Miska Family Origin

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Miska Family Occupations

What did your Miska ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Miska family was Laborer. The most common Miska occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 29% of Miska's were Cigar Makers. Cigar Maker, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Miska.

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  • Cigar Maker

    29%
  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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

Miska Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Miska Life Expectancy

What is the average Miska lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Miska life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Miska in 1953 was 49, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Miska

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Miska 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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