Racek Name Meaning

Czech: from a reduced form of a personal name such as Radoslav or Radomir, formed with the first element rad- ‘joyful’.

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


Similar surnames: Radek, Lacek, Macek, Rack, Pacek, Vacek, Wacek, Race, Jacek, Marek

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Racek Family Origin

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Racek Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Cigar Maker

    9%
  • Dry Goods Mcht.

    9%

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In 1880, Laborer, Keeping House and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Racek. The most common Racek occupation in the USA was Laborer. 27% of Racek's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Racek family was Dry Goods Mcht..

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Racek Historical Records

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Racek Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Racek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Racek in 1963 was 76, and 62 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Racek

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