Dolak Family History

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Dolak Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Dolák): topographic name for someone living in the lower part of a village, a variant of Dolejš (see Doles 2), or habitational name for someone from a place called Dul or Dolan. Polish: patronymic form of Dola meaning ‘fate’, ‘destiny’. Polish: topographic name from a derivative of dó{l-} ‘pit’, ‘hole’. Polish: possibly from a pet form of the personal name Adolf.

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

Similar surnames: Dulak, Kolak, Polak, Wolak, Dollar, Olk, Doak, Kolek, Oak, Bolek

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Dolak Family Origin

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Dolak Family Occupations

What did your Dolak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dolak. 33% of Dolak men worked as a Laborer and 60% of Dolak women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dolak were Construction Work and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Salesman
  • Construction Work

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady
  • New Worker

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Dolak Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dolak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dolak 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 448 immigration records available for the last name Dolak. 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 301 military records available for the last name Dolak. For the veterans among your Dolak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dolak Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Dolak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Dolak in 1951 was 29, and 68 in 2004.

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