Slivka Family History

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Slivka Name Meaning

Ukrainian and Belorussian: from a diminutive of Sliva. Jewish (from Ukraine, Poland, and Bohemia): ornamental name or occupational name for a grower or seller of plums, from Polish sliwka ‘plum’ (see Sliwa). Jewish (from Belarus): habitational name from a village called Slivka or for someone who lived by the Slivka river in Belarus.

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


Similar surnames: Sliva, Lipka, Oliva, Sliwa, Glinka, Slomka, Limke, Sava, Slifko

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Slivka Family Origin

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Slivka Family Occupations

What did your Slivka ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Slivka occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Slivka's were Farmers. Farmer and Tar Roofer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Slivka.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Tar Roofer

    50%

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Slivka Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Slivka Life Expectancy

What is the average Slivka lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Slivka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Slivka in 1945 was 27, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Slivka

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Slivka 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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