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Chwalek Name Meaning

Polish (Chwa{l-}ek): from a pet form of the personal name Chwalimir or Chwalis{l-}aw, or from chwalic ‘to prize or value’ or chwalic si{e,} ‘to boast (of something)’.

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


Similar surnames: Walek, Halek, Hasek, Charlet, Mihalek, Schalk, Balek, Wolek, Chvala

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Chwalek Family Origin

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Chwalek Family Occupations

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Chwalek Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Chwalek Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Chwalek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Chwalek in 1962 was 67, and 89 in 2004.

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