Urbanek Family History

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Urbanek Name Meaning

Polish, Czech (Urbánek), and Sorbian: from a pet form of the personal name Urban. The surname is also established in Germany.

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

Similar surnames: Urbanik, Urban, Urbanski, Juranek, Stanek, Janek, Furmanek, Franek

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Urbanek Family Origin

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Urbanek Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Urbanek family was Laborer. The most common Urbanek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Urbanek's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Grocer & Saloon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Urbanek.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Grocer & Saloon

  • Laborer


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Urbanek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Urbanek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Urbanek 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 Urbanek. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Urbanek. For the veterans among your Urbanek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Urbanek Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Urbanek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Urbanek in 1941 was 46, and 72 in 2004.

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