Smolik Family History

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Smolik Name Meaning

Czech (Smolík) and Slovak: metonymic occupational name for a distiller of pitch, from Slavic smola ‘pitch’.

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


Similar surnames: Smolin, Smola, Smolek, Smolka, Smolak, Smolar, Smock, Solak, Malik

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Smolik Family Origin

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Smolik Family Occupations

What did your Smolik ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Smolik occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Smolik's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Smolik family was Tailor. Farmer, Retired Tailor and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smolik.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Retired Tailor

    11%
  • Saloon Keeper

    11%
  • Tailor

    11%

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

Smolik Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Smolik. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Smolik 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Smolik. 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 Smolik. For the veterans among your Smolik ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Smolik Life Expectancy

What is the average Smolik lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Smolik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Smolik in 1941 was 44, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smolik

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Smolik 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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