Plichta Family History

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Plichta Name Meaning

Polish and Czech: unflattering or humorous nickname for a gambler or an idle or useless person, from Polish and Czech plichta ‘card of low value’. This name is also found in Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Plachta, Picha, Picht, Pich, Pluta, Kuchta, Lucht, Lichte, Plachy

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Plichta Family Origin

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Plichta Family Occupations

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Plichta Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Plichta Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Plichta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Plichta in 1962 was 74, and 69 in 2004.

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