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Okrzesik Family History

Okrzesik 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: Grzesik, Kresin, Grzesiak, Krenik, Kress, Krolik, Orsi, Kuznik

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Where is the Okrzesik family from?

You can see how Okrzesik families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Okrzesik family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 3 Okrzesik families living in Indiana. This was about 75% of all the recorded Okrzesik's in USA. Indiana had the highest population of Okrzesik families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Okrzesik surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Okrzesik ancestors do for a living?

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

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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

  • Weaver
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Census Records

There are 109 census records available for the last name Okrzesik. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Okrzesik 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 45 immigration records available for the last name Okrzesik. 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 111 military records available for the last name Okrzesik. For the veterans among your Okrzesik ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Okrzesik lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2000, in the United States, Okrzesik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Okrzesik in 1954 was 45, and 67 in 2000.

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