Kovack Family History

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Kovack Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Slovak and Czech Kovác (see Kovac); Croatian, Serbian, and Slovenian Kovac; or Hungarian Kovács. All of them mean ‘smith’. See Kovacs.

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

Similar surnames: Kovac, Kovach, Kovatch, Kovash, Kovacik, Novak, Kovats, Kovacic

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Kovack Family Origin

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Kovack Family Occupations

What did your Kovack ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kovack. 30% of Kovack men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Kovack women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kovack were Painter and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • Truck Driver
  • Painter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
  • Maid
  • Servant
  • Housewife

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

Kovack Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kovack. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kovack 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 328 immigration records available for the last name Kovack. 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 571 military records available for the last name Kovack. For the veterans among your Kovack ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kovack Life Expectancy

What is the average Kovack lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Kovack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kovack in 1953 was 58, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kovack

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