Sarka Name Meaning

Americanized form of Hungarian Szarka ‘magpie’, a nickname for a thief. Czech (Šárka): topographic name for someone living by a bend in a river, from a derivative of the Old Czech adjective šárový ‘curved’. Czech (Šarka): descriptive nickname from šarý ‘gray’.

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


Similar surnames: Szarka, Kara, Carda, Jarka, Varga, Sari, Barta, Sawka, Sarna, Kalka

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Sarka Family Origin

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Sarka Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

In 1880, the most common Sarka occupation in the USA was Farming. 50% of Sarka's were Farmings. Farming and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sarka.

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Sarka Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Sarka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sarka in 1956 was 53, and 92 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sarka

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