Oleksiak Family History

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Oleksiak Name Meaning

Polish: patronymic from a short form of the personal names Oleksander (see Alexander) or Oleksy (see Alexis).

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


Similar surnames: Oleksa, Olek, Oleksy, Oleksak, Kubisiak, Banasiak, Lekas, Matusiak

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Oleksiak Family Origin

Where is the Oleksiak family from?

Oleksiak Family Occupations

What did your Oleksiak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Oleksiak. 22% of Oleksiak men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Oleksiak women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Oleksiak were Truck Driver and Weaver

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    22%
  • Machinist
    6%
  • Miner
    5%
  • Truck Driver
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    10%
  • Packer
    7%
  • Waitress
    7%
  • Weaver
    7%

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

Oleksiak Historical Records

What Oleksiak family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 639 census records available for the last name Oleksiak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oleksiak 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 340 immigration records available for the last name Oleksiak. 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 329 military records available for the last name Oleksiak. For the veterans among your Oleksiak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oleksiak Life Expectancy

What is the average Oleksiak lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Oleksiak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Oleksiak in 1962 was 70, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oleksiak

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oleksiak 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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