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Gacek Family History

Gacek Name Meaning
nickname from gacek ‘bat’ (the animal).from a pet form of Gac.

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

7,512 Historical Documents with Gacek on Ancestry.com
3,314 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
680 Military Records
703 Immigration Records
1,546 Census and Voter Lists
1,269 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Gacek Families

  • Number of Gacek families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Gacek families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Gacek last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Gacek census records

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Gacek Family Origin

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Gacek Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Gacek

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Gacek Family Occupations

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

Military Service by Gacek

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