Malec Name Meaning

Polish, Czech, Slovenian, and Croatian: nickname from a vocabulary word meaning ‘small’ (Czech malý, Polish maly, Slovenian and Croatian mali). Compare Maly.

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


Similar surnames: Malek, Malik, Maley, Malan, Paley, Miler, Manley, Marek, Ales, Male

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Malec Family Origin

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Malec Family Occupations

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  • Cooper

    33%
  • Newspaper Carrier

    33%
  • Works In Tannery

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Malec family was Works In Tannery. The most common Malec occupation in the USA was Cooper. 33% of Malec's were Coopers. Cooper and Newspaper Carrier were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Malec.

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Malec Historical Records

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Malec Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Malec life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Malec in 1951 was 27, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Malec

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