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Forgacs Name Meaning

Hungarian (Forgács) and Jewish (from Hungary): from the vocabulary word forgács ‘splinter’.

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


Similar surnames: Fortgang, Forgash, Bordas, Kovacs, Orbach, Gorges, Forys, Borges

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Forgacs Family Origin

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Forgacs Family Occupations

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Forgacs Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Forgacs Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Forgacs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Forgacs in 1964 was 84, and 84 in 2004.

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