Mrnka Family History
Mrnka Surname History
Mrnka family history has a rich and complex origin of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Mrnka family researchers. The Mrnka family is an old family line that has spread all across the world over the centuries, and as the name Mrnka has spread, it has evolved making its history difficult to uncover. This page is a hub for a detailed history of the Mrnka surname, Mrnka etymology, and records of Mrnka ancestors.
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The evolution of Mrnka begins with it's early ancestors. Even in the earliest days of a name there are different spellings of that name simply because surnames were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
As these families emigrated between countries, the Mrnka name may have changed with them. Mrnka family members have travelled around different countries all throughout history. It was not uncommon for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language.
Mrnka country of origin
The most likely region of origin is modern day Moravia in the Czech Republic.
Meaning of the last name Mrnka
In Slavic lands there is a tradition of using aliases and nick names as surnames. There are two words that come near the name Mrnka:
mrni = small child, todler
mrnkat = to fuss
You can draw your own conclusion as to why the name Mrnka was given.
- Katerina Mrnka 1893 - 1972
- Laddie Mrnka 1910 - 1980
- Karel Mrnka 1908 - 1982
- Kathleen Mrnka 1891 - 1982
- Rudolf Mrnka 1894 - 1970
- Jean Mrnka 1911 - 1987
- Walter Mrnka 1924 - 1994
- Anna Mrnka 1915 - 1982
Mrnka Family Tree
Famous people named Mrnka
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Mrnka
As a result of migration of Mrnka family members the nationality has changed. There are many who are Czech, Moravian, Slovak. Also US American, Canadian, German, Austrian, ...
Ethicity of the name is likely Moravian. Honestly I am basing this on circumstantial evidence. There are more Mrnka in Czech Republic as a whole than any other nation in the world. Slovakia is second. My father was born in Modra in modern day Slovakia. His grandfather appears out of nowhere in Trnava. A weak lead points to Bilovec in Northern Moravia.
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Mrnka spelling variations
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Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Mrnka last name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Names like Mrnka change in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family branches, and countries over generations. In early history when few people could write, names such as Mrnka were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in public records. This could have led to misspellings of Mrnka.