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Where is the Palek family from?
You can see how Palek families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Palek family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Palek families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 9 Palek families living in Illinois. This was about 21% of all the recorded Palek's in the USA. Illinois had the highest population of Palek families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Palek surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Palek. 18% of Palek men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Palek women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Palek were Labor and Housework.