Sivak Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Sivak Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Sivák), Ukrainian, and Jewish (from Ukraine): nickname for a gray-haired man, from a noun derivative of Slavic sivy ‘gray’.

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

Similar surnames: Sisak, Spivak, Novak, Sitar, Sliva, Siman, Revak, Sima, Siek, Szpak

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with a family member and we'll do the searching for you.

Sivak Family Origin

Where is the Sivak family from?

Sivak Family Occupations

What did your Sivak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sivak. 40% of Sivak men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Sivak women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sivak were Coal Miner and Maid

View Census data for Sivak | Data not to scale

United States shown, England data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Farmer
  • Coal Miner

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
  • Binder
  • Laborer
  • Maid

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

Sivak Historical Records

What Sivak family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sivak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sivak census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search UK census records for Sivak

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sivak. 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.

View all Sivak immigration records

Draft Card

There are 405 military records available for the last name Sivak. For the veterans among your Sivak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Sivak military records

You've only scratched the surface of Sivak family history.

Sivak Life Expectancy

What is the average Sivak lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Sivak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sivak in 1946 was 39, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sivak

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sivak 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.

Famous Sivak Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name

14-Day Free Trial