Stanek Family History

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Stanek Name Meaning

Czech (Stanek) and Polish: from a pet form of the personal name Stanislav (Czech), Stanislaw (Polish) (see Stanislaw).

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

Similar surnames: Starek, Panek, Stancik, Janek, Stipek, Stanke, Stanis, Stan, Tank

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Stanek Family Origin

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Stanek Family Occupations

What did your Stanek ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Stanek. 50% of Stanek men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Fireman
  • Laborer

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

Stanek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Stanek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stanek 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Stanek. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Stanek. For the veterans among your Stanek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stanek Life Expectancy

What is the average Stanek lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Stanek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Stanek in 1944 was 22, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stanek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stanek 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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