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Salik Family History

Salik Name Meaning

Muslim: from Arabic salik, literally ‘traveler’, ‘wayfarer’. This is a term used for members of a Sufi order whose intention is to actively seek the realization of God. This name is common in all Muslim countries.

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

Similar surnames: Salim, Malik, Salek, Salib, Salin, Wali, Sani, Jalil, Salk, Galik

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Where is the Salik family from?

You can see how Salik families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Salik family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Salik families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 5 Salik families living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Salik's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Salik families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Salik surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Salik ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Salik. .

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
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Census Records

There are 878 census records available for the last name Salik. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Salik census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 377 immigration records available for the last name Salik. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 169 military records available for the last name Salik. For the veterans among your Salik ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Salik lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Salik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Salik in 1958 was 36, and 76 in 2004.

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