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Sekelsky Name Meaning

Slavic: probably a variant of Sekel, with the common Slavic surname ending -sky.

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


Similar surnames: Sokolsky, Kelsay, Schelske, Ekey, Tikalsky, Sielski, Skelley

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Where is the Sekelsky family from?

You can see how Sekelsky families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sekelsky family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 5 Sekelsky families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 36% of all the recorded Sekelsky's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Sekelsky families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sekelsky surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Sekelsky ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Press Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sekelsky. 72% of Sekelsky men worked as a Laborer.

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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
    72%
  • Truck Driver
    15%
  • New Worker
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Press Operator
    100%
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What Sekelsky family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 389 census records available for the last name Sekelsky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sekelsky 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 61 immigration records available for the last name Sekelsky. 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 187 military records available for the last name Sekelsky. For the veterans among your Sekelsky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sekelsky lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Sekelsky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Sekelsky in 1953 was 38, and 76 in 2004.

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