Prosek Family History

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Prosek Name Meaning

Czech (Prošek): from a short form of the old personal names Prosimir, Prosislav, Prokop, or similar.

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

Similar surnames: Prose, Kosek, Prosch, Hosek, Roser, Rose, Brozek, Pesek, Brose, Pross

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Prosek Family Origin

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Prosek Family Occupations

What did your Prosek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Prosek family was Plainer. Laborer, Labor and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Prosek. The most common Prosek occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Prosek's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Labor

  • Physician

  • Plainer


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

Prosek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Prosek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Prosek 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 224 immigration records available for the last name Prosek. 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 390 military records available for the last name Prosek. For the veterans among your Prosek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Prosek Life Expectancy

What is the average Prosek lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Prosek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Prosek in 1955 was 52, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prosek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prosek 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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