Hayek Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Czech Hájek, a topographic name for someone living by a copse or small wood, hájek.

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


Similar surnames: Hajek, Haye, Hayer, Haer, Hanek, Lasek, Halek, Hayes, Hamer, Sadek

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Hayek Family Origin

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Hayek Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Boiler Maker

    7%
  • Cabinet Maker

    7%
  • Clerk

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Boiler Maker and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hayek. A less common occupation for the Hayek family was Clerk. The most common Hayek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Hayek's were Farmers.

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Hayek Historical Records

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Hayek Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Hayek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hayek in 1955 was 63, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hayek

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