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Penkala Name Meaning

Polish (also Penkala): variant of Pekala.

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


Similar surnames: Pekala, Kala, Rendall, Pinkas, Pennell, Peal, Pankau, Kenealy, Perata

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Penkala Family Origin

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Penkala Family Occupations

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Penkala Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Penkala. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Penkala. For the veterans among your Penkala ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Penkala Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Penkala life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Penkala in 1955 was 51, and 87 in 2004.

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