Elek Name Meaning

Hungarian: from the personal name Elek, from Latin Alexius (see Alexis).

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


Similar surnames: Olek, Ales, Zelek, Eley, Lex, Oles, Clem, Elk, Lem, Eber

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Elek Family Origin

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Elek Family Occupations

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  • Farm Labor

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Elek occupation in the USA was Farm Labor. 100% of Elek's were Farm Labors.

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Elek Historical Records

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Elek Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Elek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Elek in 1961 was 53, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elek

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