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Drabek Name Meaning

Czech (Drábek): from a diminutive of Dráb ‘retainer’, ‘steward’ (see Drab 1). Polish: from a diminutive of Drab 2.

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


Similar surnames: Drabik, Drab, Drazek, Doubek, Dobek, Hrbek, Prasek, Danek, Radek

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Drabek Family Origin

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Drabek Family Occupations

What did your Drabek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Drabek family was Laborer. Farmer, Cooper and Keep Cigar Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drabek. The most common Drabek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Drabek's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Cooper

    17%
  • Keep Cigar Store

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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Drabek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Drabek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Drabek 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Drabek. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Drabek. For the veterans among your Drabek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Drabek Life Expectancy

What is the average Drabek lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Drabek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Drabek in 1952 was 53, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Drabek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Drabek 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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