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Sistek Family History

Sistek Name Meaning

Czech (Šístek): from a noun derivative of the vocabulary word šest ‘six’. This is sometimes a house name, from a house on which the number 6 was prominently displayed. In addition, it is a nickname for someone with long hair that hung down and curled at the bottom, resembling the figure 6.

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


Similar surnames: Sitek, Sestak, Misek, Siek, Distel, Sasek, Vitek, Sisler, Piatek

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Where is the Sistek family from?

You can see how Sistek families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sistek family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. The most Sistek families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there was 1 Sistek family living in Kent. This was 100% of all the recorded Sistek's in United Kingdom. Kent had the highest population of Sistek families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sistek surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Sistek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Beauty Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Sistek. 21% of Sistek men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Sistek women worked as a Beauty Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sistek were Machinist and Clerk. .

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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

  • Laborer
    21%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • Truck Driver
    9%
  • Machinist
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Beauty Operator
    34%
  • Waitress
    34%
  • Clerk
    34%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sistek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sistek 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 286 immigration records available for the last name Sistek. 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 295 military records available for the last name Sistek. For the veterans among your Sistek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sistek lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Sistek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Sistek in 1962 was 52, and 65 in 2004.

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