Franek Family History

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Franek Name Meaning

Czech (Franek): from a reduced form of the personal name František, a vernacular form of Latin Franciscus (see Francis).

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


Similar surnames: Fronek, Frank, Franko, Frano, France, Franta, Panek, Frana, Racek

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Franek Family Origin

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Franek Family Occupations

What did your Franek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Franek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Franek's were Farmers. Farmer and Wagon Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Franek.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Wagon Maker

    33%

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

Franek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Franek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Franek 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Franek. 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 Franek. For the veterans among your Franek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Franek Life Expectancy

What is the average Franek lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Franek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Franek in 1955 was 46, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Franek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Franek 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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