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Rusek Name Meaning

Polish and Czech: from a diminutive of Rus ‘Russian’ or from the adjective rusy ‘strawberry blond’. DM, AC

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


Similar surnames: Ruse, Ruzek, Rusak, Rudek, Rusnak, Lasek, Nosek, Kusek, Dusek, Turek

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Rusek Family Origin

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Rusek Family Occupations

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Rusek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rusek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rusek 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rusek. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Rusek. For the veterans among your Rusek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rusek Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Rusek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Rusek in 1962 was 71, and 90 in 2004.

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