Ogorek Family History

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Ogorek Name Meaning

Polish (Ogórek): from Polish ogórek ‘cucumber’, perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of cucumbers or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a cucumber.

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


Similar surnames: Turek, Toporek, Cherek, Kosek, Tworek, Borek, Gobel, Florek, Gondek

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Ogorek Family Origin

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Ogorek Family Occupations

What did your Ogorek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ogorek. 48% of Ogorek men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Ogorek women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ogorek were Farm Laborer and Solderer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    48%
  • Farmer
    15%
  • Machinist
    15%
  • Farm Laborer
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    50%
  • Solderer
    50%

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

Ogorek Historical Records

What Ogorek family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 592 census records available for the last name Ogorek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ogorek 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 299 immigration records available for the last name Ogorek. 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 295 military records available for the last name Ogorek. For the veterans among your Ogorek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ogorek Life Expectancy

What is the average Ogorek lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Ogorek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Ogorek in 1964 was 81, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ogorek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ogorek ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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