Matejka Family History

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Matejka Name Meaning

Czech (Matejka): from a pet form of the personal name Matej (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Mateja, Matejek, Matuska, Matejcek, Materna, Masek, Mattke, Matzke

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Matejka Family Origin

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Matejka Family Occupations

What did your Matejka ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Matejka occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Matejka's were Farmers. Farmer and Editor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Matejka. A less common occupation for the Matejka family was Works In Saw Mill.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Editor

    25%
  • Works In Saw Mill

    25%

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

Matejka Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Matejka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Matejka 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Matejka. 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 655 military records available for the last name Matejka. For the veterans among your Matejka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Matejka Life Expectancy

What is the average Matejka lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Matejka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Matejka in 1955 was 42, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Matejka

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Matejka 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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