The name Bek is a patronymic surname formed by adding one of the many Russian suffixes, such as "-ov" and "-ovic" to the personal name Bek. This name may have been derived from the Polish word "bek," the English equivalent of which is "baa." The name was originally a nickname, perhaps for someone with a bleating voice, or perhaps for someone labeled unintelligent by others.
Early Origins of the Bek family
The surname Bek was first found in Russia, where the name was born by members of the population of the Russian Empire.
Important Dates for the Bek family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bek research. Another 51 words (4 lines of text) covering the years 1498, 1609, 1741, and 1762 are included under the topic Early Bek History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
G Bek, aged 20, who arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1847 
Magdalene Bek, aged 16, who arrived in New York in 1854 
Contemporary Notables of the name Bek (post 1700)
Antony Bek, English prelate
^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
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