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Jerabek Name Meaning

Czech (Jerábek): nickname for a tall, gangling person, from a pet form of jeráb ‘crane’; cognate with Polish ?Zuraw (see Zuraw).

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


Similar surnames: Jurasek, Juranek, Rezabek, Juracek, Dembek, Janek, Jacek, Petrasek

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Jerabek Family Origin

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Jerabek Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer and Railroad Agent were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jerabek. The most common Jerabek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Jerabek's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Railroad Agent

    50%

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Jerabek Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Jerabek Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Jerabek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Jerabek in 1943 was 33, and 64 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jerabek 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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