Godek Name Meaning

from a pet form of the personal name Godzislaw, composed of Slavic godzic ‘to reconcile’ + slav ‘glory’. (Godek) see Gondek.

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


Similar surnames: Bolek, Godel, Radek, Loden, Kolek, Gondek, Kosek, Godin, Hosek, Boden

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Godek Family Origin

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Godek Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Godek occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 100% of Godek's were Carpenters.

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Between 1957 and 2004, Godek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Godek in 1957 was 55, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Godek

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