Bodak Family History

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Bodak Name Meaning

Polish, Ukrainian, and Slovak (Bodák) and Polish:: topographic name from bodak ‘thistle’, or nickname for a prickly person.

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

Similar surnames: Bosak, Bobak, Rodak, Bobek, Dolak, Voda, Fedak, Borak, Boak, Boda

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Bodak Family Origin

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Bodak Family Occupations

What did your Bodak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bodak. 55% of Bodak men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Bodak women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bodak were Pattern Maker and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • Farm
  • Pattern Maker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
  • New Worker
  • Housework

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

Bodak Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bodak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bodak 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 580 immigration records available for the last name Bodak. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 279 military records available for the last name Bodak. For the veterans among your Bodak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bodak Life Expectancy

What is the average Bodak lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Bodak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Bodak in 1946 was 30, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bodak ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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