Samek Family History

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Samek Name Meaning

Czech: from a pet form of the personal name Samuel.

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


Similar surnames: Samec, Salek, Simek, Samsa, Samis, Balek, Marek, Lasek, Shimek, Vacek

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Samek Family Origin

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Samek Family Occupations

What did your Samek ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Chauffeur were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Samek. 50% of Samek men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    50%
  • Journalier
    17%
  • Laborer
    17%
  • Pipe Maker
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Chauffeur
    100%

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

Samek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Samek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samek 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 Samek. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Samek. For the veterans among your Samek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Samek Life Expectancy

What is the average Samek lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Samek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Samek in 1960 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Samek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Samek 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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