Wacek Family History

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Wacek Name Meaning

Polish: from a pet form of the personal name Waclaw (see Vacek).

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

Similar surnames: Pacek, Vacek, Jacek, Walek, Macek, Lacek, Racek, Wiacek, Lasek, Janek

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Wacek Family Origin

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Wacek Family Occupations

What did your Wacek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Glove Maker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wacek. 34% of Wacek men worked as a Farmer and 24% of Wacek women worked as a Glove Maker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wacek were Farm Laborer and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farming
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Glove Maker
  • Housekeeper
  • Bookkeeper
  • Housework

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

Wacek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wacek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wacek 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 274 immigration records available for the last name Wacek. 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 157 military records available for the last name Wacek. For the veterans among your Wacek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wacek Life Expectancy

What is the average Wacek lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Wacek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Wacek in 1958 was 45, and 83 in 2003.

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