Novy Name Meaning

Czech (Nový) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Novak. Southern French: from old Occitan novi ‘newly-wed husband’, derived from Latin novius.

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


Similar surnames: Noy, Noah, Goy, Noury, Coty, Nord, Noss, Boy, Novo, Mory

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Novy Family Origin

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Novy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Tailor

    13%
  • Bill Clerk

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Novy family was Bill Clerk. The most common Novy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Novy's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Novy.

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Novy Historical Records

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Novy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Novy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Novy in 1952 was 50, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Novy

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