14-Day Free Trial GIVE ME ACCESS

Spivak Family History

Spivak Name Meaning
Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) and Ukrainian: from Ukrainian spivak ‘singer’. As a Jewish name it is an occupational name for a cantor in a synagogue.

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

13,702 Historical Documents with Spivak on Ancestry.com
4,608 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
702 Military Records
1,646 Immigration Records
4,023 Census and Voter Lists
2,723 Member Trees

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Name Distribution of Spivak Families

  • Number of Spivak families
     17 - 32
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Spivak families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Spivak last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Spivak census records

You can see how Spivak families moved over time by selecting different Census years.

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

View all Spivak census records >

Spivak Family Origin

Click on a place to view Spivak immigration records

The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Spivak 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.

View all Spivak immigration records >

Spivak Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

Click on a circle in the chart to view Spivak immigration records

You can find out when most of the Spivak 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.

View all Spivak immigration records >

Average Life Expectancy for Spivak

Click on a circle in the chart to view Spivak birth and death records

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.

View all Spivak ancestors in the SSDI

Spivak Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Spivak census records

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

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

View all Spivak census records >

Military Service by Spivak

Did the Spivaks 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.

Message Board about Spivak 13 Threads, 33 Messages

Look up another family name
×
  • Visit our other sites:

© 1997-2014 Ancestry.com | Corporate Information | Privacy | Terms and Conditions