Slavich Family History

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Slavich Name Meaning

Slovenian (Slavic): nickname from slavic, an archaic form of slavec ‘nightingale’, probably denoting someone with a good voice. Croatian (Slavic): patronymic from the personal name Slavo, short form of any of various personal names with the suffix -slav, or a nickname from slavic ‘nightingale’.

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

Similar surnames: Stanich, Slavin, Savich, Lasich, Lazich, Pavich, Gladish, Sovich

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Slavich Family Origin

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Slavich Family Occupations

What did your Slavich ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Beautician were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Slavich. 27% of Slavich men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Slavich women worked as a Beautician. Some less common occupations for Americans named Slavich were Labor and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • New Worker
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Beautician
  • Seamstress
  • Waitress

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

Slavich Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Slavich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Slavich 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 281 immigration records available for the last name Slavich. 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 Card

There are 258 military records available for the last name Slavich. For the veterans among your Slavich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Slavich Life Expectancy

What is the average Slavich lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Slavich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Slavich in 1961 was 42, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Slavich 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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