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Bercik Family History

Bercik Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Bercík); Polish: pet form of Berk.

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


Similar surnames: Benik, Bendik, Berk, Bartik, Simcik, Bernick, Cernik, Berck, Bertin

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Where is the Bercik family from?

You can see how Bercik families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bercik family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Bercik families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 3 Bercik families living in Illinois. This was about 17% of all the recorded Bercik's in the USA. Illinois and 2 other states had the highest population of Bercik families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bercik surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bercik ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bercik. 34% of Bercik men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Bercik women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bercik were Huckster and Operator.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    34%
  • New Worker
    14%
  • Miner
    14%
  • Huckster
    14%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    50%
  • Operator
    50%
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What Bercik family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 507 census records available for the last name Bercik. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bercik census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 210 immigration records available for the last name Bercik. 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 Cards

There are 237 military records available for the last name Bercik. For the veterans among your Bercik ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bercik lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Bercik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bercik in 1957 was 43, and 65 in 2004.

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