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Zika Name Meaning

Czech (also Zíka): from a short form of the personal name Zikmund, Czech form of Siegmund. Greek (Zikas): from a pet form Zikas, of the male personal name Zissis, an omen name from the phrase na zissis ‘may he live’, given to a male child born after the death of an elder brother.

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


Similar surnames: Zima, Mika, Luka, Via, Vida, Zia, Vita, Bina, Zion, Zins

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Zika Family Origin

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Zika Family Occupations

What did your Zika ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Zika occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Zika's were Farmers. Farmer, Saloon Keeper and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zika. A less common occupation for the Zika family was Musician.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Saloon Keeper

    29%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Musician

    14%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Zika ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Zika Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Zika. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zika 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Zika. 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 Zika. For the veterans among your Zika ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zika Life Expectancy

What is the average Zika lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Zika life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Zika in 1940 was 68, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zika

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zika 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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