Slomka Family History

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Slomka Name Meaning

Polish (Slomka): nickname for a thin or insignificant person, from slomka ‘blade of straw’, ‘straw stalk’. Jewish (from Poland): from a pet form of the Yiddish personal name Shloyme, Yiddish form of Solomon.

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


Similar surnames: Sloma, Sloman, Slomski, Sojka, Slivka, Shimko, Smola, Slama, Sluka

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Slomka Family Origin

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Slomka Family Occupations

What did your Slomka ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Typist were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Slomka. 53% of Slomka men worked as a Laborer and 60% of Slomka women worked as a Typist. Some less common occupations for Americans named Slomka were Roller and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    53%
  • Crane Operator
    12%
  • Bell Boy
    12%
  • Roller
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Typist
    60%
  • Teacher
    40%

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

Slomka Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 946 census records available for the last name Slomka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Slomka 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 343 immigration records available for the last name Slomka. 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 332 military records available for the last name Slomka. For the veterans among your Slomka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Slomka Life Expectancy

What is the average Slomka lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Slomka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Slomka in 1958 was 41, and 83 in 2004.

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