Zeek Family History

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Zeek Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of Zeeck, a Frisian short form of a personal name beginning with the element sigi ‘victory’, for example Sigfrid or Sigwart.

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


Similar surnames: Seek, Reek, Zelek, Pee, Week, Peek, Geen, Mees, Beck, Zuck

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Zeek Family Origin

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Zeek Family Occupations

What did your Zeek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Zeek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Zeek's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zeek. A less common occupation for the Zeek family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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

Zeek Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Zeek Life Expectancy

What is the average Zeek lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Zeek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Zeek in 1958 was 51, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zeek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zeek 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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