Smetak Family History

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Smetak Name Meaning

Czech (Smeták): from Czech smeták ‘brush’, a nickname for someone with hair or a moustache thought to resemble a brush.

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


Similar surnames: Smetana, Sestak, Slezak, Petak, Swets, Smead, Smaha, Szpak, Seck

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Smetak Family Origin

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Smetak Family Occupations

What did your Smetak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Smetak. 29% of Smetak men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    29%
  • Farmer
    18%
  • Machinist
    11%
  • Tooldie Maker
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    100%

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

Smetak Historical Records

What Smetak family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 828 census records available for the last name Smetak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Smetak 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 232 immigration records available for the last name Smetak. 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 282 military records available for the last name Smetak. For the veterans among your Smetak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Smetak Life Expectancy

What is the average Smetak lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Smetak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Smetak in 1949 was 33, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smetak

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Smetak 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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