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Virostek Family History

Virostek Name Meaning

Slovak and Czech: variant of Výrostek a nickname from Slovak dialect and Czech výrostek ‘teenager youth.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Voytek, Groszek, Sistek, Groshek, Nosek, Kristek, Szostek, Piontek

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Where is the Virostek family from?

You can see how Virostek families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Virostek family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 5 Virostek families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 42% of all the recorded Virostek's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Virostek families in 1920.
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What did your Virostek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Virostek. 48% of Virostek men worked as a Laborer and 100% of Virostek women worked as a New Worker. .

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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
    48%
  • Farmer
    22%
  • Dye House Worker
    11%
  • Designer
    11%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • New Worker
    100%
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Census Records

There are 577 census records available for the last name Virostek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Virostek 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 183 immigration records available for the last name Virostek. 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 180 military records available for the last name Virostek. For the veterans among your Virostek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Virostek lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Virostek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Virostek in 1956 was 53, and 65 in 2004.

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