Pavlik Family History

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Pavlik Name Meaning

Czech (Pavlík) and Slovak: from a pet form of Pavel. Ukrainian: from a pet form of the personal name Pavlo, Ukrainian equivalent of Paul.

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

Similar surnames: Pavlis, Pavlak, Pawlik, Pavlicek, Pawluk, Balik, Pavlica, Karlik

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Pavlik Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Pavlik name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Pavlik. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Baltic States


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Pavlik Family Origin

Where is the Pavlik family from?

Pavlik Family Occupations

What did your Pavlik ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pavlik occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Pavlik's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Farmer & Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pavlik. A less common occupation for the Pavlik family was Hat, Cap & Fur Dealer.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Farmer & Shoemaker

  • Hat, Cap & Fur Dealer


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

Pavlik Historical Records

What Pavlik family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Pavlik. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pavlik 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Pavlik. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Pavlik. For the veterans among your Pavlik ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pavlik Life Expectancy

What is the average Pavlik lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Pavlik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Pavlik in 1941 was 49, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pavlik

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pavlik 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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