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Rozek Name Meaning

Polish (Ro?zek): nickname from Polish ro?zek ‘horn’. This word is found in the idiomatic expression wystawic ro?zki ‘to become impertinent’, which is a likely source of the nickname. Czech (Rožek): nickname from the vocabulary word rožek, a diminutive of roh ‘horn’. In Czech dialect this word also means ‘croissant’; as such, it may be a nickname for a baker or pastry chef.

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


Similar surnames: Ruzek, Rojek, Brozek, Rezek, Rozak, Kolek, Nosek, Bobek, Bozek, Bezek

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Rozek Family Origin

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Rozek Family Occupations

What did your Rozek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rozek family was Keeping House. The most common Rozek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Rozek's were Farmers. Farmer and Keep House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rozek.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keep House

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%

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Rozek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rozek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rozek 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rozek. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rozek. For the veterans among your Rozek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rozek Life Expectancy

What is the average Rozek lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Rozek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Rozek in 1954 was 46, and 80 in 2004.

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