Smaha Family History

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Smaha Name Meaning

Czech (also Šmaha): nickname from Old Czech smaha ‘juice’, ‘sap’.

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

Similar surnames: Socha, Smola, Mara, Smart, Skala, Slama, Smitha, Smail, Maga, Spahn

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Smaha Family Origin

Where is the Smaha family from?

Smaha Family Occupations

What did your Smaha ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Smaha occupation in the USA was Butcher. 33% of Smaha's were Butchers. Butcher and Works In Quarry were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Smaha. A less common occupation for the Smaha family was Works Lumber Yard.

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  • Butcher

  • Works In Quarry

  • Works Lumber Yard


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

Smaha Historical Records

What Smaha family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 895 census records available for the last name Smaha. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Smaha 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 228 immigration records available for the last name Smaha. 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 161 military records available for the last name Smaha. For the veterans among your Smaha ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Smaha Life Expectancy

What is the average Smaha lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Smaha life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Smaha in 1959 was 48, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smaha

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Smaha 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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