Vlcek Family History

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Vlcek Name Meaning

nickname from a diminutive of Vlk, i.e. ‘little wolf’. nickname for a brisk, quick person, from the same word, vlcek, denoting a simple toy on the flywheel principle. The idiom tocit se jako vlcek ‘to turn like a flywheel’, is applied to people.

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

Similar surnames: Vlk, Bucek, Macek, Flicek, Tucek, Bliek, Leek, Bocek, Vick, Volek

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Vlcek Family Origin

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Vlcek Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Vlcek occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Vlcek's were Laborers.

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Vlcek Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 837 military records available for the last name Vlcek. For the veterans among your Vlcek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vlcek Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Vlcek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Vlcek in 1956 was 39, and 82 in 2004.

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