Svoboda Family History

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Svoboda Name Meaning

Czech: from a noun literally meaning ‘freedom’. This was a technical term in the feudal system for a freeman, i.e. a peasant farmer as opposed to a serf.

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


Similar surnames: Swoboda, Sloboda, Pobuda, Sobota, Shimoda, Skoda, Sobotta, Voda, Soda

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Svoboda Family Origin

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Svoboda Family Occupations

What did your Svoboda ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Lager Beer Saloon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Svoboda. A less common occupation for the Svoboda family was Saloon. The most common Svoboda occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Svoboda's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Lager Beer Saloon

    4%
  • Saloon

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Svoboda Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Svoboda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Svoboda 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Svoboda. 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 Svoboda. For the veterans among your Svoboda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Svoboda Life Expectancy

What is the average Svoboda lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Svoboda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Svoboda in 1954 was 62, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Svoboda

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Svoboda 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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