Rudek Family History

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Rudek Name Meaning

Polish: nickname for someone with red hair or a ruddy complexion, from a derivative of rudy ‘red’ (see Rudy). AC

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


Similar surnames: Rezek, Rudzik, Rudy, Ruddy, Rudi, Dudek, Rusek, Rudd, Turek, Burek

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Rudek Family Origin

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Rudek Family Occupations

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Rudek Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Rudek Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2002, in the United States, Rudek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Rudek in 1957 was 55, and 68 in 2002.

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