Pekarek Family History

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Pekarek Name Meaning

Czech (Pekárek): diminutive of Pekar.

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


Similar surnames: Pekar, Komarek, Polacek, Ptacek, Pavek, Pisarek, Pacek, Kurek

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Pekarek Family Origin

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Pekarek Family Occupations

What did your Pekarek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pekarek family was Farmer. Carpenter, Laborer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pekarek. The most common Pekarek occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 30% of Pekarek's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    30%
  • Laborer

    30%
  • Cooper

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%

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

Pekarek Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pekarek Life Expectancy

What is the average Pekarek lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Pekarek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Pekarek in 1943 was 44, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pekarek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pekarek 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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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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