Vitek Family History

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Vitek Name Meaning

Czech (Vítek): from the personal name Vít, from Latin Vitus, a derivative of vita ‘life’. Compare Italian Vito.

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

Similar surnames: Witek, Vita, Vitela, Sitek, Vital, Tite, Ficek, Viti, Viel, Vives

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Vitek Family Origin

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Vitek Family Occupations

What did your Vitek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Vitek. 32% of Vitek men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Vitek women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Vitek were Proprietor and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Proprietor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Machine Operator
  • Housekeeper
  • Housework

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

Vitek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Vitek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vitek 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 967 immigration records available for the last name Vitek. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Vitek. For the veterans among your Vitek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vitek Life Expectancy

What is the average Vitek lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Vitek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Vitek in 1962 was 69, and 76 in 2004.

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