Smack Family History

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Smack Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of German Schmack, a nickname for a glutton, from Middle High German smac ‘appetite’.

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


Similar surnames: Sack, Stack, Smink, Brack, Zwack, Slack, Smick, Spark, Spach, Haack

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Smack Family Origin

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Smack Family Occupations

What did your Smack ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Smack. 35% of Smack men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Smack women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Smack were Carpenter and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    35%
  • Farmer
    11%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • Carpenter
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    17%
  • Housework
    12%
  • Maid
    12%
  • Teacher
    12%

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

Smack Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Smack. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Smack 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 219 immigration records available for the last name Smack. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Smack. For the veterans among your Smack ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Smack Life Expectancy

What is the average Smack lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Smack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Smack in 1950 was 44, and 76 in 2004.

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