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Lasek Name Meaning

Polish (Lasek): nickname from lasy ‘fond’, ‘keen’. Polish: topographic name for someone who lived in a forest, from a diminutive of las ‘forest’. Czech (Moravian; Lašek): from a pet form of the personal name (V)ladislav (see Laszlo). Czech: diminutive of Lach, in the sense ‘Pole’ or ‘northeast Moravian’.

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

Similar surnames: Pasek, Lacek, Kosek, Jasek, Vasek, Masek, Hasek, Wasik, Marek, Lysek

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Lasek Family Origin

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Lasek Family Occupations

What did your Lasek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lasek. 46% of Lasek men worked as a Laborer and 37% of Lasek women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lasek were Machinist and Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Farmer
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
  • Operator
  • Dressmaker
  • Packer

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

Lasek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lasek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lasek 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 542 immigration records available for the last name Lasek. 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 620 military records available for the last name Lasek. For the veterans among your Lasek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lasek Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Lasek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Lasek in 1963 was 84, and 82 in 2004.

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