Bocek Family History

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Bocek Name Meaning

from a pet form of a personal name beginning with Bo-, for example Bohuslav, or Bohumil. nickname for an illegitimate child, from bocek, a diminutive of bok ‘side’.

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

Similar surnames: Bucek, Borek, Bolek, Bobek, Boczek, Bozek, Kosek, Kolek, Bock, Balek

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Bocek Family Origin

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Bocek Family Occupations

What did your Bocek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bocek occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Bocek's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House


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Bocek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bocek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bocek census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 444 immigration records available for the last name Bocek. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 572 military records available for the last name Bocek. For the veterans among your Bocek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bocek Life Expectancy

What is the average Bocek lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Bocek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Bocek in 1949 was 47, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bocek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bocek ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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