Vanecek Family History

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Vanecek Name Meaning

Czech (Vanecek): from a pet form of Vána, a derivative of the Old Czech name Veceslav (see Vacek).

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


Similar surnames: Vanicek, Janecek, Vanek, Vacek, Vasicek, Janicek, Janacek, Pacek

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Vanecek Family Origin

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Vanecek Family Occupations

What did your Vanecek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Vanecek occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 50% of Vanecek's were Cigar Makers. Cigar Maker and Cigar Manufacturer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Vanecek.

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  • Cigar Maker

    50%
  • Cigar Manufacturer

    50%

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

Vanecek Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Vanecek Life Expectancy

What is the average Vanecek lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Vanecek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Vanecek in 1950 was 43, and 8 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vanecek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vanecek 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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