Pavelka Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Pavelka Name Meaning

Czech: from a pet form of the personal name Pavel (see Paul).

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


Similar surnames: Pavelko, Havelka, Pavel, Pavlik, Pelka, Pacella, Matejka, Favela

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Pavelka Family Origin

Where is the Pavelka family from?

Pavelka Family Occupations

What did your Pavelka ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Wks Cigar Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pavelka. The most common Pavelka occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Pavelka's were Farmers.

View Census data for Pavelka | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    50%
  • Wks Cigar Maker

    50%

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

Pavelka Historical Records

What Pavelka family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pavelka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pavelka census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Pavelka

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Pavelka. 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.

View all Pavelka immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Pavelka. For the veterans among your Pavelka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Pavelka military records

You've only scratched the surface of Pavelka family history.

Pavelka Life Expectancy

What is the average Pavelka lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Pavelka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Pavelka in 1952 was 68, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pavelka

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pavelka 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.

Famous Pavelka Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Look up another name