History of your Surname
Get access to Trpka family records.Start a 14-Day Free Trial

Trpka Family History

Trpka Surname 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: Trnka, Trcka, Lipka, Krupka, Straka, Topa, Troia, Trakas, Tapia

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Trpka family from?

Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Trpka surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
Family Insights Distribution Map

What did your Trpka ancestors do for a living?

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

What Trpka family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 43 census records available for the last name Trpka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trpka census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Australian census records for Trpka

Passenger Lists

There are 39 immigration records available for the last name Trpka. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Trpka immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 10 military records available for the last name Trpka. For the veterans among your Trpka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Trpka military records

You've only scratched the surface of Trpka family history

Discover More

What is the average Trpka lifespan?

Between 1965 and 1998, in the United States, Trpka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Trpka in 1965 was 65, and 54 in 1998.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trpka

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Trpka family tree

Explore Your Tree

Browse profiles of historical people with the Trpka last name

Search for another surname
Enter last name/surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial