Filak Family History

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Filak Name Meaning

Polish: from a derivative of Fila.

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

Similar surnames: Filan, Filas, Bilak, Flak, Fila, Filar, Pelak, Fedak, Bilas, Dolak

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Filak Family Origin

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Filak Family Occupations

What did your Filak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Machine Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Filak. 27% of Filak men worked as a Laborer and 56% of Filak women worked as a Machine Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Filak were Porter and Scrub Woman

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Machinist
  • Porter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Machine Operator
  • Teacher
  • Scrub Woman

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

Filak Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 758 census records available for the last name Filak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Filak 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 561 immigration records available for the last name Filak. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 273 military records available for the last name Filak. For the veterans among your Filak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Filak Life Expectancy

What is the average Filak lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Filak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Filak in 1956 was 33, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Filak 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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