Martinek Family History

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Martinek Name Meaning

Czech (Martínek), Slovak, Croatian (northern and western Croatia), and Slovenian: from a pet form of the personal name Martin.

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


Similar surnames: Martinec, Marcinek, Martinet, Martinak, Martin, Martinez, Martie

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Martinek Family Origin

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Martinek Family Occupations

What did your Martinek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Martinek family was Practicing Physician. The most common Martinek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Martinek's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Martinek.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    31%
  • Physician

    8%
  • Practicing Physician

    8%

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

Martinek Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Martinek Life Expectancy

What is the average Martinek lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Martinek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Martinek in 1945 was 26, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Martinek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Martinek 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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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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