Dvorak Family History

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Dvorak Name Meaning

Czech (Dvorák): status name for a rich farmer, one who owned a manor house, from Czech dvur ‘manor’, ‘estate’, or in some cases an occupational name for someone who worked at a manor house rather than on the land. Compare Sedlak. In Moravia the term denoted a freeholder subject only to the king. This is the fourth most common surname in the Czech lands.

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


Similar surnames: Dworak, Dvorsky, Dolak, Borak, Horak, Dornak, Koran, Slovak, Dora

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Dvorak Family Origin

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Dvorak Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Cutter

    5%
  • Shoemaker

    5%
  • Tailor

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Dvorak occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Dvorak's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dvorak family was Tailor. Farmer, Cutter and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dvorak.

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Dvorak Historical Records

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Dvorak Life Expectancy

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