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Schek Family History

Schek Name Meaning

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

4,217 Historical Documents with Schek on Ancestry.com
2,886 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
179 Military Records
310 Immigration Records
687 Census and Voter Lists
155 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Schek Families

  • Number of Schek families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Schek last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Schek last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Schek census records

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Schek Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Schek families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Schek Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Schek families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Schek

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Schek Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Schek census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Schek ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Military Service by Schek

Did the Scheks fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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