Walek Name Meaning

Polish, Ukrainian, and German (of Slavic origin): from the personal name Walek, a pet form of a vernacular derivative of Latin Valentinus, e.g. Polish Walenty, Ukrainian Valenty (see Valentine).

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


Similar surnames: Valek, Malek, Wacek, Wanek, Wolek, Halek, Balek, Wasik, Salek, Palek

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Walek Family Origin

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Walek Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    100%

In 1881, the most common Walek occupation in the UK was Tailor. 100% of Walek's were Tailors.

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Walek Historical Records

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Walek Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Walek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Walek in 1963 was 77, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Walek

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