Prochaska Family History

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Prochaska Name Meaning

Germanized form of Czech Prochazka.

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


Similar surnames: Prohaska, Prochazka, Raska, Prucha, Hromadka, Prchal, Proske

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Prochaska Family Origin

Where is the Prochaska family from?

Prochaska Family Occupations

What did your Prochaska ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Prochaska family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prochaska. The most common Prochaska occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Prochaska's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farming

    7%

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

Prochaska Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Prochaska Life Expectancy

What is the average Prochaska lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Prochaska life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Prochaska in 1949 was 49, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prochaska

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prochaska 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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