Sypek Family History

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Sypek Name Meaning

Polish and Czech(Sýpek): occupational name for someone who worked in a granary, a derivative of Polish sypac, Czech sypat ‘to sprinkle’.

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

Similar surnames: Syrek, Sadek, Sitek, Siek, Capek, Soper, Dymek, Snopek, Syzdek, Savel

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Sypek Family Origin

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Sypek Family Occupations

What did your Sypek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Weaver were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sypek. 16% of Sypek men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Sypek women worked as a Weaver. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sypek were Truck Driver and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Weaver
  • Spinner
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Weaver
  • Sawing
  • Spinner
  • Waitress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Sypek Historical Records

What Sypek family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 621 census records available for the last name Sypek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sypek 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 274 immigration records available for the last name Sypek. 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 287 military records available for the last name Sypek. For the veterans among your Sypek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sypek Life Expectancy

What is the average Sypek lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Sypek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Sypek in 1955 was 55, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sypek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sypek 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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