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Kotek Name Meaning

Czech and Polish: nickname from Western Slavic kotek ‘kitten’ or ‘little tom cat’, diminutive of kot ‘cat’.

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


Similar surnames: Kosek, Knotek, Kolek, Nosek, Kotas, Kober, Bobek, Bolek, Kotz, Popek

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Kotek Family Origin

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Kotek Family Occupations

What did your Kotek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kotek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Kotek's were Farmers. Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kotek.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Carpenter

    25%

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

Kotek Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kotek Life Expectancy

What is the average Kotek lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Kotek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Kotek in 1953 was 53, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kotek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kotek 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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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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