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Slivka Family History

Slivka Name Meaning
Ukrainian and Belorussian: from a diminutive of Sliva.Jewish (from Ukraine, Poland, and Bohemia): ornamental name or occupational name for a grower or seller of plums, from Polish sliwka ‘plum’ (see Sliwa).Jewish (from Belarus): habitational name from a village called Slivka or for someone who lived by the Slivka river in Belarus.

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

11,205 Historical Documents with Slivka on Ancestry.com
6,575 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
560 Military Records
619 Immigration Records
1,630 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Slivka Families

  • Number of Slivka families
     12 - 21
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Slivka census records

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Slivka Family Origin

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Slivka Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Slivka

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Slivka Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Slivka census records

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Military Service by Slivka

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