Sirk Family History

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Sirk Name Meaning

Slovenian: topographic name from sirek ‘sorghum’ (dialect sirk), also in some dialects meaning ‘grain’.

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


Similar surnames: Siek, Birk, Kirk, Siri, Sink, Spirk, Bird, Wire, Sik, Stirk

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Sirk Family Origin

Where is the Sirk family from?

Sirk Family Occupations

What did your Sirk ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sirk. 14% of Sirk men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Sirk women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sirk were Farm Laborer and Elevator Girl

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    14%
  • Farmer
    8%
  • Truck Driver
    4%
  • Farm Laborer
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    18%
  • Sowing
    8%
  • Book Binder
    4%
  • Elevator Girl
    4%

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

Sirk Historical Records

What Sirk family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sirk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sirk census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Sirk

Passenger List

There are 330 immigration records available for the last name Sirk. 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 873 military records available for the last name Sirk. For the veterans among your Sirk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sirk Life Expectancy

What is the average Sirk lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Sirk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Sirk in 1946 was 40, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sirk

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sirk 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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