Balog Family History

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Balog Name Meaning

Hungarian: variant of Balogh. This name is also found in Slovakia, Croatia, and Ukraine.

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

Similar surnames: Balok, Bala, Balas, Baldi, Balogh, Palos, Balke, Balow, Balle, Balon

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Balog Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Balog name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Balog. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Italy


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Balog Family Origin

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Balog Family Occupations

What did your Balog ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Balog ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Balog Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Balog. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Balog census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Balog. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Balog. For the veterans among your Balog ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Balog Life Expectancy

What is the average Balog lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Balog life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Balog in 1941 was 67, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Balog 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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