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Golik Family History

Golik Name Meaning

Polish: nickname from goly ‘naked’. Compare Golec.

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

Similar surnames: Gole, Malik, Golia, Holik, Kosik, Kolek, Golick, Kolak, Molek, Krolik

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Where is the Golik family from?

You can see how Golik families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Golik family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1891 and 1920. The most Golik families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 7 Golik families living in Illinois. This was about 33% of all the recorded Golik's in USA. Illinois had the highest population of Golik families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Golik surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Golik ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Golik. 46% of Golik men worked as a Laborer and 100% of Golik women worked as a Waitress. .

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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
  • Carpenter
  • Barber
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Waitress
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Census Records

There are 930 census records available for the last name Golik. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Golik 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 867 immigration records available for the last name Golik. 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 348 military records available for the last name Golik. For the veterans among your Golik ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Golik lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Golik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Golik in 1966 was 53, and 87 in 2004.

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