Sirk Family History

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Sirk Name Meaning

Slovenian: topographic name from sirek ‘sorghum’ (dialect sirk), also in some dialects meaning ‘grain’.

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

Similar surnames: Siek, Birk, Kirk, Siri, Sink, Spirk, Bird, Wire, Sik, Stirk

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Sirk Family Origin

Where is the Sirk family from?

Sirk Family Occupations

What did your Sirk ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sirk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Sirk's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sirk family was Farming. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm On Shares were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sirk.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Farm On Shares

  • Farming


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

Sirk Historical Records

What Sirk family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sirk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sirk census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Sirk

Passenger List

There are 330 immigration records available for the last name Sirk. 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 873 military records available for the last name Sirk. For the veterans among your Sirk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sirk Life Expectancy

What is the average Sirk lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Sirk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Sirk in 1946 was 40, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sirk

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sirk 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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