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Pianka Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (from Poland): nickname from Polish pianka ‘foam’, ‘scum’; also ‘mousse’, ‘meringue’.

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


Similar surnames: Palka, Plonka, Pinks, Pinta, Pienta, Banka, Opalka, Blank, Plank

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Pianka Family Origin

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Pianka Family Occupations

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Pianka Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pianka Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Pianka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Pianka in 1957 was 32, and 88 in 2004.

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