Slowik Family History

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Slowik Name Meaning

Polish (Slowik) and Jewish (from Poland): nickname for someone with a mellifluous voice or a night-time reveler, from Polish slowik ‘nightingale’. As a Jewish name, this was sometimes adopted by a cantor in a synagogue (see Slavik).

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


Similar surnames: Slowiak, Slavik, Slovick, Soloway, Slomka, Nowik, Slovin, Slovak

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Slowik Family Origin

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Slowik Family Occupations

What did your Slowik ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Slowik. 12% of Slowik men worked as a Laborer and 6% of Slowik women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Slowik were New Worker and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    12%
  • Machinist
    4%
  • Farmer
    3%
  • New Worker
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    6%
  • Inspector
    5%
  • Bookkeeper
    4%
  • Housewife
    4%

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

Slowik Historical Records

What Slowik family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Slowik. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Slowik census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Slowik

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Slowik. 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 842 military records available for the last name Slowik. For the veterans among your Slowik ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Slowik Life Expectancy

What is the average Slowik lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Slowik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Slowik in 1947 was 49, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Slowik

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Slowik 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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