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Hasek Name Meaning

(Hásek): from German, either from Haase ‘hare’ or from the personal name Hartmann (see Hartmann 2). (Hašek): from a pet form of the personal name Haštal (Latin Castulus, from castus ‘pure’, ‘chaste’).

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


Similar surnames: Masek, Lasek, Hanek, Hosek, Halek, Jasek, Pasek, Vasek, Hase, Jacek

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Where is the Hasek family from?

You can see how Hasek families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hasek family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Hasek families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 12 Hasek families living in Iowa. This was about 75% of all the recorded Hasek's in the USA. Iowa had the highest population of Hasek families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hasek surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hasek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hasek. 29% of Hasek men worked as a Farmer and 60% of Hasek women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hasek were Proprietor and Clerkoffice.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    29%
  • Laborer
    18%
  • Truck Driver
    15%
  • Proprietor
    11%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    60%
  • Clerkoffice
    40%
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Census Records

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

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Passenger Lists

There are 462 immigration records available for the last name Hasek. 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 Cards

There are 489 military records available for the last name Hasek. For the veterans among your Hasek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hasek lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Hasek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Hasek in 1940 was 33, and 81 in 2004.

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