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Dudak Family History

Dudak Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Dudák Slovak also Ďuďák); Polish: occupational name for a bagpipes player a derivative of dudy ‘bagpipes’. See also Duda compare Dudik .

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

Similar surnames: Dudik, Duda, Dulak, Dudas, Hodak, Duran, Dolak, Dudek, Sudak, Budai

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Where is the Dudak family from?

You can see how Dudak families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dudak family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Dudak families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there was 1 Dudak family living in Sussex. This was 100% of all the recorded Dudak's in United Kingdom. Sussex had the highest population of Dudak families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dudak surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dudak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Telephone Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Dudak. 50% of Dudak men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Dudak women worked as a Telephone Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dudak were Clerk and Maid. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Truck Driver
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Telephone Operator
  • New Worker
  • Domestic
  • Maid
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dudak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dudak census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 594 immigration records available for the last name Dudak. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 295 military records available for the last name Dudak. For the veterans among your Dudak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dudak lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Dudak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Dudak in 1956 was 34, and 83 in 2004.

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