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Marczak Family History

Marczak Name Meaning

Polish: patronymic from the personal name Marek or Marko .

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


Similar surnames: Matczak, Barczak, Janczak, Bartczak, Macak, Machak, Walczak, Jurczak

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Where is the Marczak family from?

You can see how Marczak families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Marczak family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Marczak families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 8 Marczak families living in New York. This was about 14% of all the recorded Marczak's in USA. New York and 1 other state had the highest population of Marczak families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Marczak surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Marczak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Marczak. 38% of Marczak men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Marczak women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Marczak were Miner and Housewife. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    38%
  • Machinist
    14%
  • New Worker
    14%
  • Miner
    12%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • New Worker
    24%
  • Office Nurse
    24%
  • Housekeeper
    24%
  • Housewife
    16%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Marczak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marczak census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Marczak. 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 Cards

There are 601 military records available for the last name Marczak. For the veterans among your Marczak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Marczak lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Marczak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Marczak in 1963 was 81, and 82 in 2004.

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