Matejcek Family History

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Matejcek Name Meaning

Czech (Matejcek) and Slovak (Matejcek, Matejcík): from a pet form of the personal name Matej, Czech form of Latin Matthaeus or Mathias (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Matejek, Macek, Mateja, Matejka, Matusek, Marek, Janecek, Vanecek

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Matejcek Family Origin

Where is the Matejcek family from?

Matejcek Family Occupations

What did your Matejcek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Matejcek. 28% of Matejcek men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Matejcek women worked as a Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Matejcek were Assistant Blacksmith and Butcher Assistant

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    28%
  • Butcher
    12%
  • Farm Labor
    6%
  • Assistant Blacksmith
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Servant
    20%
  • Assistant Manager
    10%
  • Beauty Operator
    10%
  • Butcher Assistant
    10%

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

Matejcek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 835 census records available for the last name Matejcek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Matejcek 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 141 immigration records available for the last name Matejcek. 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 171 military records available for the last name Matejcek. For the veterans among your Matejcek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Matejcek Life Expectancy

What is the average Matejcek lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Matejcek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Matejcek in 1963 was 77, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Matejcek

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