Sykora Family History

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Sykora Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Sýkora): nickname for a small, agile person, from sýkora ‘titmouse’, ‘coalmouse’.

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

Similar surnames: Sikora, Skoda, Kara, Skora, Nekola, Pokora, Syers, Yori, Kosa, Storz

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Sykora Family Origin

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Sykora Family Occupations

What did your Sykora ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sykora family was Lawyer. Farmer, Saloon Keeper and Hotel Proprietor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sykora. The most common Sykora occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Sykora's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Saloon Keeper

  • Hotel Proprietor

  • Lawyer


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

Sykora Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Sykora Life Expectancy

What is the average Sykora lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Sykora life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Sykora in 1957 was 57, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sykora

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sykora 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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