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Vlk Family History

Vlk Name Meaning
Czech and Slovak: from the vocabulary word vlk ‘wolf’, probably from an Old Slavic personal name containing this element, but perhaps also applied as a nickname for someone thought to resemble a wolf or connected with wolves in some other way.

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

12,305 Historical Documents with Vlk on Ancestry.com
7,877 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
592 Military Records
358 Immigration Records
1,386 Census and Voter Lists
2,092 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Vlk Families

  • Number of Vlk families
     15 - 28
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    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 Vlk last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Vlk census records

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Vlk Family Origin

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Vlk Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Vlk

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Vlk Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Vlk census records

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Military Service by Vlk

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