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Bozak Family History

Bozak Name Meaning

Croatian (from northern Croatia; Božak): derivative of the personal name Božo, a pet form of Božidar meaning ‘gift from God’.

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


Similar surnames: Bezak, Bozek, Borak, Rozak, Bozik, Dolak, Buza, Kolak, Bezek, Boak

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Where is the Bozak family from?

You can see how Bozak families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bozak family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Bozak families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 5 Bozak families living in Illinois. This was about 63% of all the recorded Bozak's in the USA. Illinois had the highest population of Bozak families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bozak surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bozak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bozak. 43% of Bozak men worked as a Laborer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    43%
  • Miner
    12%
  • Teacher
    8%
  • Carpenter
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    100%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bozak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bozak census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 233 immigration records available for the last name Bozak. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 266 military records available for the last name Bozak. For the veterans among your Bozak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bozak lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bozak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Bozak in 1959 was 37, and 81 in 2004.

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