Cizek Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Cizek Name Meaning

Czech (Cížek), Slovak (Cižik), and Slovenian (Cižek): nickname from cížek (Czech) or cižek (Slovenian) ‘siskin’ (a type of finch). In Moravia this was a nickname for someone from Bohemia.

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

Similar surnames: Chizek, Bezek, Rezek, Capek, Rozek, Jezek, Zitek, Cheek, Cisek, Simek

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Cizek Family Origin

Where is the Cizek family from?

Cizek Family Occupations

What did your Cizek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Cizek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Cizek's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cizek. A less common occupation for the Cizek family was Cigar Maker.

View Census data for Cizek | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Blacksmith

  • Cigar Maker


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

Cizek Historical Records

What Cizek family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cizek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cizek census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Cizek

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Cizek. 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.

View all Cizek immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Cizek. For the veterans among your Cizek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Cizek military records

You've only scratched the surface of Cizek family history.

Cizek Life Expectancy

What is the average Cizek lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Cizek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Cizek in 1962 was 75, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cizek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cizek 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.

Famous Cizek Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name