Dusek Family History

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Dusek Name Meaning

Czech (Dušek): from a pet form of the Old Czech personal name Duchoslav, composed of the elements duch ‘spirit’ + slav ‘glory’.

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


Similar surnames: Lasek, Kosek, Pesek, Junek, Hosek, Masek, Duke, Hasek, Bushek, Kuse

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Dusek Family Origin

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Dusek Family Occupations

What did your Dusek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dusek. 33% of Dusek men worked as a Farmer and 23% of Dusek women worked as a Farm Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dusek were Farm Laborer and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    33%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Farming
    5%
  • Farm Laborer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Laborer
    23%
  • Housewife
    14%
  • Teacher
    12%
  • Bookkeeper
    9%

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

Dusek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Dusek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dusek 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dusek. 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 Dusek. For the veterans among your Dusek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dusek Life Expectancy

What is the average Dusek lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Dusek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Dusek in 1957 was 66, and 80 in 2004.

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