Schek Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Schek Family Origin

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Schek Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Gentleman

    33%

In 1880, Farmer and Gentleman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schek. The most common Schek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Schek's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Schek | Data not to scale

Schek Historical Records

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Schek Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2002, Schek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Schek in 1965 was 83, and 89 in 2002.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schek

Famous Schek Family

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