Michalec Family History

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Michalec Name Meaning

Czech, Slovak, and Polish: from a derivative of the personal name Michal (Czech), Michal (Polish) (see Michael).

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

Similar surnames: Michalek, Michal, Michalik, Mihalek, Michalak, Mihalic, Machala

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Michalec Family Origin

Where is the Michalec family from?

Michalec Family Occupations

What did your Michalec ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Michalec. 17% of Michalec men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Michalec women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Michalec were New Worker and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Farm Laborer
  • Housekeeper
  • Laborer

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

Michalec Historical Records

What Michalec family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Michalec. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Michalec 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 780 immigration records available for the last name Michalec. 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 507 military records available for the last name Michalec. For the veterans among your Michalec ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Michalec Life Expectancy

What is the average Michalec lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Michalec life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Michalec in 1950 was 22, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Michalec

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Michalec 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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