Jelinek History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Jelinek family
The surname Jelinek was first found in Prussia, where the name emerged in medieval times as one of the notable families of the region. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.
Early History of the Jelinek family
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Jelinek Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Jelicich, Jelinski, Jelita, Jellachich, Jellauschek, Jalicich, Jaliczk,Jelicich, Jelinski, Jelita, Jellachich, Jellauschek, Jalicich, Jellinick and many more.
Early Notables of the Jelinek family (pre 1700)
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In the United States, the name Jelinek is the 14,868th most popular surname with an estimated 2,487 people with that name. 
Jelinek migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Jelinek Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Aloisia Jelinek, who arrived in New York, NY in 1874
- Alfons Jelinek, who arrived in New York, NY in 1893
- Adolf Jelinek, who arrived in New York, NY in 1893
- Josef Jelinek, who landed in New York, NY in 1894 
Jelinek Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Alfred Jelinek, who settled in Nebraska in 1906
- Marie Jelinek, who arrived in Galveston, Tex in 1907 
- Agnes Jelinek, who settled in Galveston, TX in 1909
Contemporary Notables of the name Jelinek (post 1700) +
- Ron Jelinek (b. 1945), American Republican politician, Member of Michigan State House of Representatives 78th District, 1997- 
- Frederick Jelinek (b. 1932), Czech researcher in information theory, professor at MIT and Harvard University
- Otto John Jelinek (b. 1940), Canadian (Czechoslovakian born) former figure skater, businessman and Canadian Politician
- Hanns Jelinek (1901-1969), Austrian composer
- Elfriede Jelinek (b. 1946), Austria novelist and dramatist, winner of the 2004 Nobel prized for literature
Related Stories +
- ^ https://namecensus.com/most_common_surnames.htm
- ^ 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)
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 8) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html