Plonka Family History

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Plonka Name Meaning

Polish (Plonka): nickname from plonka ‘ungrafted tree’, from plony ‘useless’.

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


Similar surnames: Plona, Slomka, Golonka, Pliska, Pianka, Mrowka, Linko, Platko, Glowa

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Plonka Family Origin

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Plonka Family Occupations

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Plonka Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Plonka Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Plonka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Plonka in 1954 was 50, and 87 in 2004.

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