Molek Family History

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Molek Name Meaning

Polish: nickname from a diminutive of mol ‘moth’; also meaning ‘bookworm’. Slovenian: probably a nickname for a religious man, from molek ‘rosary’, a derivative of moliti ‘to pray’.

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


Similar surnames: Mole, Rolek, Volek, Malek, Milek, Bobek, Malik, Smolek, Kosek, Kolek

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Molek Family Origin

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Molek Family Occupations

What did your Molek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Molek occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 50% of Molek's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House and R.R. Employee were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Molek.

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  • Keeping House

    50%
  • R.R. Employee

    50%

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Molek Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Molek Life Expectancy

What is the average Molek lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Molek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Molek in 1962 was 80, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Molek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Molek 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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