Slezak Family History

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Slezak Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Slezák) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): ethnic or regional name for someone from Silesia, the Czech name of which is Slezsko. Compare Polish Slazak.

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


Similar surnames: Slazak, Slovak, Sestak, Seda, Spisak, Smetak, Olczak, Leake, Prazak

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Slezak Family Origin

Where is the Slezak family from?

Slezak Family Occupations

What did your Slezak ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Slezak occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Slezak's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Slezak family was Fireman In Flour Mill. Farmer, Cigar Maker and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slezak.

View Census data for Slezak | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    42%
  • Cigar Maker

    17%
  • Saloon Keeper

    17%
  • Fireman In Flour Mill

    8%

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

Slezak Historical Records

What Slezak family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Slezak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Slezak 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 Slezak

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Slezak. 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 Slezak. For the veterans among your Slezak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Slezak Life Expectancy

What is the average Slezak lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Slezak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Slezak in 1950 was 32, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Slezak

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Slezak 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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