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Rehak Name Meaning

Czech (Rehák): pet form of the personal name Rehor, the Czech form of Gregory (see Rehor).

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


Similar surnames: Reha, Rehor, Raak, Benak, Renk, Fedak, Reda, Regan, Reek, Rehn

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Where is the Rehak family from?

You can see how Rehak families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rehak family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1861 and 1920. The most Rehak families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 2 Rehak families living in Ohio. This was 100% of all the recorded Rehak's in the USA. Ohio had the highest population of Rehak families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rehak surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Rehak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rehak. 26% of Rehak men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Rehak women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rehak were Manager and Bookkeeper.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    26%
  • Farmer
    24%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • Manager
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    15%
  • Waitress
    15%
  • Housework
    11%
  • Bookkeeper
    11%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rehak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rehak census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rehak. 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 Cards

There are 987 military records available for the last name Rehak. For the veterans among your Rehak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Rehak lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Rehak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Rehak in 1951 was 37, and 74 in 2004.

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