Danek Name Meaning

Czech (Danek): from a pet form of Daniel or of any of the Slavic compound personal names formed with dan ‘gift’, as for example Danomír, Danoslav, and Bohdan. Czech (Danek): nickname from danek ‘buck’, ‘fallow deer’. Polish: from a pet form of Dana. Ukrainian: from a pet form of Danylo, Ukrainian form of Daniel.

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


Similar surnames: Panek, Danis, Janek, Dane, Danes, Hanek, Vanek, Marek, Vacek, Lasek

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Danek Family Origin

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Danek Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farming

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Oil Works

    10%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Danek. The most common Danek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Danek's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Danek family was Oil Works.

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Danek Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Danek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Danek in 1954 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Danek

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