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Slovak Family History

Slovak Name Meaning
Czech (Slovák): ethnic name for a Slovak, someone from Slovakia or one whose native language was Slovak.

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

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4,706 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,052 Military Records
630 Immigration Records
2,668 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Slovak Families

  • Number of Slovak families
     18 - 34
     7 - 17
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Slovak last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Slovak last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Slovak census records

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Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

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Slovak Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Slovak families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Slovak Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Slovak

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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.

The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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Slovak Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Slovak census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Slovak ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Military Service by Slovak

Did the Slovaks fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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