Kovac Family History

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Kovac Name Meaning

Czech (Moravian) and Slovak Kovác), Slovak, Slovenian, Serbian, and Croatian (all Kovac): occupational name from Slavic kovac ‘smith’.

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

Similar surnames: Kovack, Kovar, Kozar, Kolar, Novak, Koval, Kovacs, Kovach, Kozak

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Kovac Family Origin

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Kovac Family Occupations

What did your Kovac ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Clerk Asbestos Cement Fact and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kovac. 67% of Kovac women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Clerk Asbestos Cement Fact

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Cook

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

Kovac Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Kovac. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kovac 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Kovac. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Kovac. For the veterans among your Kovac ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kovac Life Expectancy

What is the average Kovac lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Kovac life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kovac in 1952 was 31, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kovac

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kovac 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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