Kovar Family History

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Kovar Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Kovár): occupational name from Czech kovár ‘smith’.

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


Similar surnames: Kovac, Kolar, Kozar, Kosar, Koval, Kosa, Kober, Kover, Komar, Kotas

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Kovar Family Origin

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Kovar Family Occupations

What did your Kovar ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kovar. 31% of Kovar men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Kovar women worked as a Farm Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kovar were Farming and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    31%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Farm Laborer
    9%
  • Farming
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Laborer
    14%
  • Stenographer
    10%
  • Housewife
    8%
  • Bookkeeper
    8%

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

Kovar Historical Records

What Kovar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Kovar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kovar census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Kovar

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Kovar. 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 Kovar. For the veterans among your Kovar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kovar Life Expectancy

What is the average Kovar lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Kovar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kovar in 1958 was 38, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kovar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kovar 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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