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Myk Family History

Myk Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Mak, Mok, Dyk, Byk, Yu, Mark, May, Pak, Sok, Yi

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Where is the Myk family from?

You can see how Myk families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Myk family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Myk families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1911 there were 5 Myk families living in Manitoba. This was 100% of all the recorded Myk's in Canada. Manitoba had the highest population of Myk families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Myk surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Myk ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Myk. 100% of Myk men worked as a Farmer. .

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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.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    100%
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What Myk family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 301 census records available for the last name Myk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Myk 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 117 immigration records available for the last name Myk. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 56 military records available for the last name Myk. For the veterans among your Myk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Myk lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2000, in the United States, Myk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Myk in 1962 was 66, and 49 in 2000.

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