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Makovsky Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Makovský): habitational name for someone from a place called Makov, named with mak ‘poppy’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Makowski.

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


Similar surnames: Makowski, Makosky, Malinsky, Markowski, Janovsky, Hajovsky, Pavlovsky

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Makovsky Family Origin

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Makovsky Family Occupations

What did your Makovsky ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Machine Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Makovsky. 40% of Makovsky men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Makovsky women worked as a Machine Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Makovsky were Butcher and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    40%
  • Farmer
    25%
  • Salesman
    15%
  • Butcher
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Machine Operator
    50%
  • Teacher
    25%
  • Bookkeeper
    25%

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

Makovsky Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 981 census records available for the last name Makovsky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Makovsky 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 288 immigration records available for the last name Makovsky. 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 217 military records available for the last name Makovsky. For the veterans among your Makovsky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Makovsky Life Expectancy

What is the average Makovsky lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Makovsky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Makovsky in 1963 was 48, and 80 in 2004.

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