Cherniak Family History

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Cherniak Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of a Slavic name meaning ‘black’. Compare Cernik and Polish Czarniak.

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

Similar surnames: Chernick, Charnock, Cherney, Cherny, Czerniak, Chernesky, Cherek

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Cherniak Family Origin

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Cherniak Family Occupations

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

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Cherniak Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cherniak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cherniak 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Cherniak. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Cherniak. For the veterans among your Cherniak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cherniak Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Cherniak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Cherniak in 1958 was 56, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cherniak 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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