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Sladek Name Meaning

Czech (Sládek): occupational name for a brewer from Czech slad ‘malt’. Polish (Śladek): nickname from śladek ‘ambush trap’.

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


Similar surnames: Sadek, Placek, Lasek, Stanek, Blazek, Hladik, Slade, Laden, Sladky

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Where is the Sladek family from?

You can see how Sladek families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sladek family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Sladek families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 15 Sladek families living in Texas. This was about 26% of all the recorded Sladek's in USA. Texas had the highest population of Sladek families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sladek surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Sladek ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Miner was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Sladek. 100% of Sladek men worked as a Miner. .

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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

  • Miner
    100%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Sladek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sladek 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sladek. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sladek. For the veterans among your Sladek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sladek lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Sladek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Sladek in 1952 was 41, and 79 in 2004.

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