Slenker Family History

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Slenker Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schlenker.

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


Similar surnames: Swecker, Speaker, Slicker, Linker, Lenker, Lenke, Blenker, Shenker

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Slenker Family Origin

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Slenker Family Occupations

What did your Slenker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Slenker family was Boat Builder. The most common Slenker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Slenker's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slenker.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Boat Builder

    3%

United States shown, England data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Slenker ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Slenker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Slenker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Slenker 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Slenker. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Slenker. For the veterans among your Slenker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Slenker Life Expectancy

What is the average Slenker lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Slenker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Slenker in 1961 was 51, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Slenker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Slenker 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 Slenker Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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