Potucek Family History

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Potucek Name Meaning

Czech (Potucek): diminutive of Czech and Slovak Potocký, a topographic name for someone who lived by a brook or stream, potok.

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

Similar surnames: Potocnik, Potocki, Bucek, Turek, Koubek, Ptacek, Tucek, Placek

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Potucek Family Origin

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Potucek Family Occupations

What did your Potucek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Cegar Maker and Cigar Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Potucek. A less common occupation for the Potucek family was Farmer. The most common Potucek occupation in the USA was Cegar Maker. 33% of Potucek's were Cegar Makers.

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  • Cegar Maker

  • Cigar Maker

  • Farmer


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

Potucek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Potucek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Potucek 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 210 immigration records available for the last name Potucek. 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 246 military records available for the last name Potucek. For the veterans among your Potucek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Potucek Life Expectancy

What is the average Potucek lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2003, in the United States, Potucek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Potucek in 1955 was 51, and 71 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Potucek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Potucek 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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