Sladek Family History

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Sladek Name Meaning

Czech (Sládek): occupational name for a brewer, from Czech slad ‘malt’. Polish (Sladek): nickname from sladek ‘ambush’, ‘trap’.

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

Similar surnames: Sadek, Placek, Lasek, Stanek, Blazek, Hladik, Slade, Laden, Sladky

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Sladek Family Origin

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Sladek Family Occupations

What did your Sladek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sladek family was Keeps Board House. The most common Sladek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Sladek's were Farmers. Farmer, Merchant and Keeps A Tailor Shop were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sladek.

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  • Farmer

  • Merchant

  • Keeps A Tailor Shop

  • Keeps Board House


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

Sladek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Sladek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sladek 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sladek. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sladek. For the veterans among your Sladek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sladek Life Expectancy

What is the average Sladek lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Sladek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Sladek in 1952 was 41, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sladek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sladek 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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