Marek Name Meaning

Polish, Czech, and Slovak: from the West Slavic personal name Marek, a vernacular form of Latin Marcus (see Mark). Czech: from a pet form of the personal name Martin.

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


Similar surnames: Malek, Mark, Marak, Macek, Marik, Mares, Masek, Marko, Marck, Maret

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Marek Family Origin

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Marek Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Tailor

    13%
  • Laborer

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Marek family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marek. The most common Marek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Marek's were Farmers.

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Marek Historical Records

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Marek Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Marek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Marek in 1945 was 36, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Marek

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