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Repko Family History

Repko Name Meaning

Of uncertain origin. It is found in the Netherlands; possibly a pet form of the Germanic personal name Rippert (see Ripp).

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


Similar surnames: Renko, Renk, Rosko, Reek, Ripke, Kopko, Lesko, Repka, Melko, Roepke

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Where is the Repko family from?

You can see how Repko families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Repko family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Repko families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 42 Repko families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 55% of all the recorded Repko's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Repko families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Repko surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Repko ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Repko. 28% of Repko men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Repko women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Repko were Labor and Housewife.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    28%
  • Miner
    22%
  • New Worker
    9%
  • Labor
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    19%
  • Seamstress
    19%
  • Maid
    15%
  • Housewife
    12%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Repko. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Repko census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 876 immigration records available for the last name Repko. 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 Cards

There are 795 military records available for the last name Repko. For the veterans among your Repko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Repko lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Repko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Repko in 1961 was 47, and 70 in 2004.

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