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Horak Family History

Horak Name Meaning
Czech and Slovak (Horák): topographic name for someone who lived in the mountains, from a noun derivative of hora ‘mountain’.

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

50,829 Historical Documents with Horak on Ancestry.com
21,653 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,806 Military Records
2,804 Immigration Records
9,085 Census and Voter Lists
13,481 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Horak Families

  • Number of Horak families
     27 - 52
     10 - 26
     1 - 9
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Horak last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Horak last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Horak census records

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Horak Family Origin

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Horak Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Horak

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Horak Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Horak census records

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Horak Civil War Service Records

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