Pekar Name Meaning

Czech (Pekar): occupational name from pekar ‘baker’.

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

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Pekar Family Origin

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Pekar Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Works In Wire Mill

    17%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pekar. The most common Pekar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Pekar's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pekar family was Works In Wire Mill.

Source: Census data for Pekar | Data not to scale

Pekar Historical Records

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Pekar Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Pekar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Pekar in 1952 was 40, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pekar

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