Rusek Family History

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Rusek Name Meaning

Polish and Czech: from a diminutive of Rus ‘Russian’ or from the adjective rusy ‘strawberry blond’. DM, AC

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

Similar surnames: Ruse, Ruzek, Rusak, Rudek, Rusnak, Lasek, Nosek, Kusek, Dusek, Turek

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Rusek Family Origin

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Rusek Family Occupations

What did your Rusek ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Grocer Baker was the top reported job for people in the UK named Rusek. 50% of Rusek women worked as a Grocer Baker

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Grocer Baker
  • Nurse Companion (to 2)

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

Rusek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Rusek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rusek 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 462 immigration records available for the last name Rusek. 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 315 military records available for the last name Rusek. For the veterans among your Rusek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rusek Life Expectancy

What is the average Rusek lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Rusek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Rusek in 1962 was 71, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rusek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rusek 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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