Szakacs Family History

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Szakacs Name Meaning

Hungarian (Szakács): occupational name from szakács ‘cook’.

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

Similar surnames: Takacs, Takach, Sakal, Szala, Szucs, Lukacs, Salas, Szalay, Szasz

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Szakacs Family Origin

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Szakacs Family Occupations

What did your Szakacs ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Packer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Szakacs. 50% of Szakacs men worked as a Laborer and 43% of Szakacs women worked as a Packer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Szakacs were Farmer and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • New Worker
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Packer
  • Seamstress
  • Maid

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

Szakacs Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Szakacs. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Szakacs 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Szakacs. 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 266 military records available for the last name Szakacs. For the veterans among your Szakacs ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Szakacs Life Expectancy

What is the average Szakacs lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Szakacs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Szakacs in 1950 was 40, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Szakacs

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Szakacs 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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