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Plansky Name Meaning

Czech (Plánský): habitational name for someone from any of various places called Planá (four in Bohemia), Pláne (five in Bohemia), Planiny (two in Bohemia), or Plánice.

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


Similar surnames: Lansky, Slansky, Polanski, Polonsky, Linsky, Lasky, Umansky, Polansky

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Where is the Plansky family from?

You can see how Plansky families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Plansky family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Plansky families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 15 Plansky families living in Louisiana. This was about 83% of all the recorded Plansky's in the USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Plansky families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Plansky surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Plansky ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Plansky. 24% of Plansky men worked as a Salesman and 25% of Plansky women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Plansky were New Worker and Sales Girl.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    24%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Clerk
    12%
  • New Worker
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    25%
  • Operator
    25%
  • Teacher
    25%
  • Sales Girl
    25%
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What Plansky family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 821 census records available for the last name Plansky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Plansky census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 113 immigration records available for the last name Plansky. 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 Cards

There are 115 military records available for the last name Plansky. For the veterans among your Plansky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Plansky lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Plansky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Plansky in 1963 was 74, and 85 in 2004.

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