Zencka Family History

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Zencka Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Wenck, Mencke, Penka, Enck, Pecka, Tencza, Benck, Becka, Henck, Renck

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Zencka Family Origin

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Zencka Family Occupations

What did your Zencka ancestors do for a living?

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

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Zencka Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 62 census records available for the last name Zencka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zencka 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 18 immigration records available for the last name Zencka. 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 16 military records available for the last name Zencka. For the veterans among your Zencka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zencka Life Expectancy

What is the average Zencka lifespan?

Between 1963 and 1999, in the United States, Zencka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Zencka in 1963 was 82, and 75 in 1999.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zencka 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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