Zaks Family History

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Zaks Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): regional name for someone from Saxony (see Sachs).

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

Similar surnames: Saks, Sas, Zacks, Laks, Sacks, Mak, Luks, Waks, Taus, Zang

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Zaks Family Origin

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Zaks Family Occupations

What did your Zaks ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer(underground) was the top reported job for people in the UK named Zaks.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer(underground)

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

Zaks Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Zaks. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zaks 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 722 immigration records available for the last name Zaks. 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 105 military records available for the last name Zaks. For the veterans among your Zaks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zaks Life Expectancy

What is the average Zaks lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Zaks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Zaks in 1961 was 51, and 31 in 2004.

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