Dusek Family History

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Dusek Name Meaning

Czech (Dušek): from a pet form of the Old Czech personal name Duchoslav, composed of the elements duch ‘spirit’ + slav ‘glory’.

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

Similar surnames: Lasek, Kosek, Pesek, Junek, Hosek, Masek, Duke, Hasek, Bushek, Kuse

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Dusek Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Dusek name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Dusek. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Norway


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Dusek Family Origin

Where is the Dusek family from?

Dusek Family Occupations

What did your Dusek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Marble Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dusek. The most common Dusek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Dusek's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dusek family was Milkman.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Marble Cutter

  • Milkman


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dusek ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dusek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Dusek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dusek 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dusek. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Dusek. For the veterans among your Dusek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dusek Life Expectancy

What is the average Dusek lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Dusek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Dusek in 1957 was 66, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dusek 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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