Silack Family History

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Silack Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Slack, Black, Sack, Stack, Silk, Clack, Plack, Flack, Silas, Spack

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Silack Family Origin

Where is the Silack family from?

Silack Family Occupations

What did your Silack ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Operator and Examiner were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Silack. 67% of Silack men worked as an Operator and 34% of Silack women worked as an Examiner. Some less common occupations for Americans named Silack were Driver and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
  • Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Examiner
  • Prckert Inspector
  • Secretary

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

Silack Historical Records

What Silack family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 67 census records available for the last name Silack. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Silack 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 25 immigration records available for the last name Silack. 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 1 military records available for the last name Silack. For the veterans among your Silack ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Silack Life Expectancy

What is the average Silack lifespan?

Between 1978 and 1998, in the United States, Silack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Silack in 1978 was 82, and 86 in 1998.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Silack

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Silack 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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