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Marszalek Name Meaning

Polish (Marszalek): occupational name or status name from the vocabulary word marszalek ‘marshal’, denoting anything from a high court official, a field marshal, or the chairman of the Polish parliament, to the senior servant in a great household. Compare English Marshall.

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


Similar surnames: Marshall, Marshalek, Paszek, Marler, Marsolek, Marzec, Marusak

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Where is the Marszalek family from?

You can see how Marszalek families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Marszalek family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 22 Marszalek families living in Illinois. This was about 38% of all the recorded Marszalek's in the USA. Illinois had the highest population of Marszalek families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Marszalek surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Marszalek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Packer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Marszalek. 34% of Marszalek men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Marszalek women worked as a Packer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Marszalek were Machine Operator and Battery Hand.

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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
    34%
  • Truck Driver
    11%
  • New Worker
    7%
  • Machine Operator
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Packer
    15%
  • Weaver
    11%
  • Seamstress
    11%
  • Battery Hand
    8%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Marszalek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marszalek 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Marszalek. 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 745 military records available for the last name Marszalek. For the veterans among your Marszalek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Marszalek lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Marszalek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Marszalek in 1944 was 33, and 78 in 2004.

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