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Kusiak Family History

Kusiak Name Meaning

Polish: nickname or patronymic from kusy ‘(too) short’ (see Kusy ) or from kusić ‘to tempt’.

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


Similar surnames: Kubiak, Kusek, Kossak, Kulik, Maslak, Kosik, Misiak, Kasak, Kobak

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Where is the Kusiak family from?

You can see how Kusiak families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kusiak family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 9 Kusiak families living in Michigan. This was about 24% of all the recorded Kusiak's in USA. Michigan had the highest population of Kusiak families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kusiak surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Kusiak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Spinner were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Kusiak. 33% of Kusiak men worked as a Laborer and 27% of Kusiak women worked as a Spinner. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kusiak were Farmer and Servant. .

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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
    33%
  • New Worker
    10%
  • Polisher
    7%
  • Farmer
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Spinner
    27%
  • Maid
    20%
  • Laborer
    14%
  • Servant
    14%
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What Kusiak family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kusiak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kusiak 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 602 immigration records available for the last name Kusiak. 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 656 military records available for the last name Kusiak. For the veterans among your Kusiak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Kusiak lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Kusiak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kusiak in 1958 was 39, and 87 in 2004.

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