Prochazka Family History

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Prochazka Name Meaning

Czech (Procházka): from an agent derivative of procházet ‘to walk or wander’; this was an occupational name for an itinerant tradesman, especially a traveling butcher. It could also be a nickname for an idle person, from the same word in the sense of one who sauntered around idly.

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

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Prochazka Family Origin

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Prochazka Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Schuhmaker

    17%
  • Tailor

    17%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Schuhmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prochazka. The most common Prochazka occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Prochazka's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Prochazka family was Tailor.

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Prochazka Historical Records

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Prochazka Life Expectancy

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