Matejka Family History

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Matejka Name Meaning

Czech (Matejka): from a pet form of the personal name Matej (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Mateja, Matejek, Matuska, Matejcek, Materna, Masek, Mattke, Matzke

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Matejka Family Origin

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Matejka Family Occupations

What did your Matejka ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Matejka. 22% of Matejka men worked as a Farmer and 28% of Matejka women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Matejka were Carpenter and Shoe Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    22%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Farm Laborer
    12%
  • Carpenter
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    28%
  • Seamstress
    23%
  • Clerk
    17%
  • Shoe Worker
    12%

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

Matejka Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Matejka. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Matejka 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 Matejka. 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 655 military records available for the last name Matejka. For the veterans among your Matejka ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Matejka Life Expectancy

What is the average Matejka lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Matejka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Matejka in 1955 was 42, and 74 in 2004.

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