Platko Family History

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Platko Name Meaning

Polish (Platko) and Ukrainian: nickname from Polish platek ‘little piece’. Compare Polish Platek (see Platek).

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


Similar surnames: Platek, Placko, Latka, Panko, Pasko, Batko, Pluto, Platt, Lato, Lasko

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Platko Family Origin

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Platko Family Occupations

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

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Platko Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Platko Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Platko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Platko in 1949 was 35, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Platko 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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