Lesiak Family History

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Lesiak Name Meaning

Polish: from dialect lesiak ‘forester’. Slovenian: topographic name for someone living in a forest or woodland, from les ‘forest’, ‘scrub’. Slovenian: possibly also a respelling of Lisjak, a nickname for a cunning person, from lisjak ‘fox’.

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

Similar surnames: Lesniak, Lesnik, Lesak, Les, Leik, Lisak, Lysiak, Lesar, Kusiak

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Lesiak Family Origin

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Lesiak Family Occupations

What did your Lesiak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Machine Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lesiak. 44% of Lesiak men worked as a Laborer and 36% of Lesiak women worked as a Machine Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lesiak were Labor and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Machine Operator
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Machine Operator
  • New Worker
  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife

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

Lesiak Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lesiak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lesiak 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 433 immigration records available for the last name Lesiak. 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 458 military records available for the last name Lesiak. For the veterans among your Lesiak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lesiak Life Expectancy

What is the average Lesiak lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Lesiak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Lesiak in 1949 was 42, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lesiak

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lesiak 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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