Sedlak Family History

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Sedlak Name Meaning

Czech (Sedlák): status name from Czech sedlák ‘peasant’, ‘farmer’. A sedlák was a comparatively rich farmer, with more land than a zahradník ‘smallholder’, ‘truck farmer’ (see Zahradnik) or a chalupník ‘cottager’ (see Chalupa).

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

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Sedlak Family Origin

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Sedlak Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Saloon Keeper

    25%
  • Works In Malt House

    25%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sedlak. A less common occupation for the Sedlak family was Works In Malt House. The most common Sedlak occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Sedlak's were Farmers.

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Sedlak Historical Records

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Sedlak Life Expectancy

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