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Chizek Family History

Chizek Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of Czech Cížek, Slovak Cižik, and Slovenian Cižek (see Cizek), all nicknames meaning ‘siskin’ (a type of finch).

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

6,266 Historical Documents with Chizek on Ancestry.com
1,741 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
239 Military Records
65 Immigration Records
1,604 Census and Voter Lists
2,617 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Chizek Families

  • Number of Chizek families
     9 - 15
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Chizek last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Chizek census records

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Chizek Family Origin

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Chizek Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Chizek families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Chizek

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Chizek Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Chizek census records

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Military Service by Chizek

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