Platek Family History

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Platek Name Meaning

Polish (Platek) and Jewish (from Poland): nickname from Polish platek ‘little piece’ in any of various senses, e.g. ‘piece of cloth’, ‘snowflake’, or ‘petal’.

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

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Platek Family Origin

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Platek Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    50%
  • Engineer

    50%

In 1880, the most common Platek occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 50% of Platek's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith and Engineer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Platek.

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Platek Historical Records

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Platek Life Expectancy

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