Karasek Family History

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Karasek Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (from Poland): from a diminutive of Karas.

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


Similar surnames: Karasik, Karash, Baranek, Kanarek, Karas, Kahanek, Kosek, Komarek

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Karasek Family Origin

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Karasek Family Occupations

What did your Karasek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Karasek occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 20% of Karasek's were Cigar Makers. Cigar Maker, Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karasek. A less common occupation for the Karasek family was Porter.

View Census data for Karasek | Data not to scale

  • Cigar Maker

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Farming

    20%
  • Porter

    20%

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

Karasek Historical Records

What Karasek family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Karasek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Karasek census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Karasek

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Karasek. 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 Karasek. For the veterans among your Karasek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Karasek Life Expectancy

What is the average Karasek lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Karasek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Karasek in 1957 was 63, and 53 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Karasek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Karasek 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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