Ptak Name Meaning

Polish and Czech (Pták): nickname for a small, slight person or a smart individual, from Polish ptak, Czech pták ‘bird’. This name is also found in German-speaking countries.

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


Similar surnames: Ptacek, Petak, Pan, Pataky, Peak, Raak, Pak, Patak, Mak, Pas

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Ptak Family Origin

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Ptak Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Labourer

    14%
  • Saloon Keeper And Grocer

    14%
  • Wagon Maker

    14%

In 1880, the most common Ptak occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Ptak's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Saloon Keeper And Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ptak. A less common occupation for the Ptak family was Wagon Maker.

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Ptak Historical Records

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Ptak Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Ptak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ptak in 1942 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ptak

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