Holecek Family History

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Holecek Name Meaning

Czech (Holecek): from a diminutive of holý ‘naked’, ‘bare’, ‘clean-shaven’ (see Holy).

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

Similar surnames: Holec, Polacek, Hudecek, Horacek, Holoubek, Hubacek, Hosick, Novacek

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Holecek Family Origin

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Holecek Family Occupations

What did your Holecek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Holecek. A less common occupation for the Holecek family was Works In Tin Factory. The most common Holecek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Holecek's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Tailor

  • Works In Tin Factory


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

Holecek Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Holecek Life Expectancy

What is the average Holecek lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Holecek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Holecek in 1945 was 39, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holecek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Holecek 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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