Slinkard Family History

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Slinkard Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of Dutch Slinkaert, a nickname for a clumsy person, from Middle Dutch slinc ‘left’, ‘left-handed’.

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


Similar surnames: Slinker, Drinkard, Linker, Slinger, Klinker, Pinkard, Tankard, Sliker

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Slinkard Family Origin

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Slinkard Family Occupations

What did your Slinkard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Slinkard family was Laborer. The most common Slinkard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Slinkard's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slinkard.

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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Slinkard Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Slinkard Life Expectancy

What is the average Slinkard lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Slinkard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Slinkard in 1960 was 62, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Slinkard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Slinkard 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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