Bucek Family History

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Bucek Name Meaning

Czech: from a pet form of the personal name Budislav. Czech and Sorbian: nickname from bucek ‘chubby’. Czech and Slovak (Bucek): topographic name from a diminutive of buk ‘beech tree’.Slovenian (Bucek): nickname from bucek ‘comic or ludicrous fellow’. It may also be derived from an identical dialect word meaning ‘small jug-like vessel’.

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

Similar surnames: Buck, Buczek, Bocek, Bobek, Buzek, Huck, Beck, Bezek, Bick, Macek

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Bucek Family Origin

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Bucek Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bucek. 41% of Bucek men worked as a Laborer and 23% of Bucek women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bucek were Baker and Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farm Hand
  • Baker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Stenographer
  • Clerk
  • Servant

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bucek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bucek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bucek 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 448 immigration records available for the last name Bucek. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 583 military records available for the last name Bucek. For the veterans among your Bucek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bucek Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Bucek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Bucek in 1954 was 31, and 73 in 2004.

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