Prasek Family History

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Prasek Name Meaning

Czech (Prášek): occupational nickname for a miller’s apprentice, from Czech prášek ‘dust’, ‘flour’ (a diminutive of prach ‘powder’).

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

Similar surnames: Pasek, Placek, Lasek, Ptacek, Panek, Pavek, Pacek, Prast, Polasek

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Prasek Family Origin

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Prasek Family Occupations

What did your Prasek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Prasek occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Prasek's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer


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Prasek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Prasek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Prasek 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 355 immigration records available for the last name Prasek. 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 242 military records available for the last name Prasek. For the veterans among your Prasek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Prasek Life Expectancy

What is the average Prasek lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Prasek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Prasek in 1943 was 46, and 86 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prasek 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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