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Pelak Family History

Pelak Name Meaning
Polish (also Pielak): occupational name for an undergardener, someone who weeded the grounds of a great house, from a dialect derivative of Polish pielic ‘weed’. Compare Piela.

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

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197 Military Records
356 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Pelak Families

  • Number of Pelak families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Pelak families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Pelak last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Pelak Family Origin

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Pelak Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Pelak

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Pelak Family Occupations

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Military Service by Pelak

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