Salek Family History

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Salek Name Meaning

Czech (Šálek): from a pet form of the personal name Šalamoun (see Solomon). Muslim: variant of Salik.

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


Similar surnames: Malek, Salak, Balek, Halek, Samek, Palek, Valek, Salk, Walek, Sulek

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Salek Family Origin

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Salek Family Occupations

What did your Salek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Salek. 30% of Salek men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Salek women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Salek were Mill Hand and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    30%
  • Truck Driver
    8%
  • Farming
    8%
  • Mill Hand
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    24%
  • Beauty Operator
    16%
  • Clerk
    16%
  • Waitress
    16%

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

Salek Historical Records

What Salek family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Salek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Salek 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 765 immigration records available for the last name Salek. 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 434 military records available for the last name Salek. For the veterans among your Salek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Salek Life Expectancy

What is the average Salek lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Salek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Salek in 1954 was 57, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Salek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Salek 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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