Dufek Family History

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Dufek Name Meaning

Czech: from a noun derivative of dufat ‘to hope’.

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


Similar surnames: Dusek, Dudek, Duffek, Danek, Doubek, Kubek, Ruzek, Burek, Hudek

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Dufek Family Origin

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Dufek Family Occupations

What did your Dufek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dufek. 39% of Dufek men worked as a Farmer and 28% of Dufek women worked as a Farm Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dufek were Farm Laborer and Music Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    39%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Machinist
    8%
  • Farm Laborer
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Laborer
    28%
  • Teacher
    17%
  • Sales Clerk
    12%
  • Music Teacher
    12%

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

Dufek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dufek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dufek 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 497 immigration records available for the last name Dufek. 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 627 military records available for the last name Dufek. For the veterans among your Dufek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dufek Life Expectancy

What is the average Dufek lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Dufek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Dufek in 1953 was 61, and 74 in 2004.

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