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Popek Family History

Popek Name Meaning
Polish: nickname from a diminutive of pop ‘priest’, specifically an Eastern Orthodox priest. Formerly this also referred to Roman Catholic priests. Compare English Pope.

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

8,136 Historical Documents with Popek on Ancestry.com
3,103 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
690 Military Records
751 Immigration Records
1,743 Census and Voter Lists
1,849 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Popek Families

  • Number of Popek families
     9 - 16
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Popek last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Popek census records

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Popek Family Origin

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Popek Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Popek

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Popek Family Occupations

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Military Service by Popek

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