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Dobrovolny Name Meaning

Czech (Dobrovolný): nickname meaning literally ‘good will’ (from dobro ‘good’ + volny ‘will’). According to Moldanová, it was bestowed on someone who voluntarily accepted serfdom.

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


Similar surnames: Dobrowolski, Dobrin, Dobry, Dobransky, Cerveny, Dobrowski, Novotny

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Dobrovolny Family Origin

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Dobrovolny Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Dobrovolny occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Dobrovolny's were Farmers.

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Dobrovolny Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dobrovolny. 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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Dobrovolny Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Dobrovolny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Dobrovolny in 1961 was 66, and 87 in 2004.

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