Podany Family History

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Podany Name Meaning

nickname from the adjective podaný ‘reaching out’, ‘offering a helping hand’. status name from Czech poddaný ‘retainer’, ‘serf’.

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

Similar surnames: Pogany, Godina, Sodano, Kocan, Barany, Danz, Koran, Pan, Bodak

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Podany Family Origin

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Podany Family Occupations

What did your Podany ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Podany occupation in the USA was Saloon Keeper. 100% of Podany's were Saloon Keepers.

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  • Saloon Keeper


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

Podany Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 867 census records available for the last name Podany. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Podany 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 207 immigration records available for the last name Podany. 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 240 military records available for the last name Podany. For the veterans among your Podany ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Podany Life Expectancy

What is the average Podany lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Podany life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Podany in 1962 was 70, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Podany 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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