Rojek Family History

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Rojek Name Meaning

Polish: from a pet form of the Polish personal name Rój. Polish and Jewish (from Poland): from a diminutive of the vocabulary word rój ‘hive’, ‘swarm’.

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

Similar surnames: Rozek, Kolek, Kosek, Radek, Rolek, Bolek, Lojek, Brozek, Polek, Bobek

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Rojek Family Origin

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Rojek Family Occupations

What did your Rojek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rojek. 34% of Rojek men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Rojek women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rojek were New Worker and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Helper
  • Carpenter
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
  • Typist
  • Cleaner
  • Operator

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

Rojek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Rojek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rojek 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 607 immigration records available for the last name Rojek. 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 424 military records available for the last name Rojek. For the veterans among your Rojek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rojek Life Expectancy

What is the average Rojek lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Rojek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Rojek in 1953 was 33, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rojek 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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