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Wka Family History

Wka 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: Oka, Wyka, Ku, Wu, Ko, Wei, Ma, Hua, Kan, Kay

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Where is the Wka family from?

You can see how Wka families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Wka family name was found in Scotland in 1851. In 1851 there was 1 Wka family living in Sutherland. This was 100% of all the recorded Wka's in Scotland. Sutherland had the highest population of Wka families in 1851.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Wka surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Wka ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 26 census records available for the last name Wka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wka 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 11 immigration records available for the last name Wka. 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.

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Draft Cards

There are 1 military records available for the last name Wka. For the veterans among your Wka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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