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Hlavac Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Hlavác): from hlava ‘head’, applied as a nickname for an important person, a clever one, or someone with a large head.

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


Similar surnames: Hlavaty, Hlavka, Hlavin, Glavan, Havas, Hladky, Hrabak, Slovak, Slama

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Hlavac Family Origin

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Hlavac Family Occupations

What did your Hlavac ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Cigar Store and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hlavac. A less common occupation for the Hlavac family was Laborer. The most common Hlavac occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 25% of Hlavac's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Cigar Store

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hlavac ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Hlavac Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hlavac. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hlavac 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 Hlavac. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hlavac. For the veterans among your Hlavac ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hlavac Life Expectancy

What is the average Hlavac lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Hlavac life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Hlavac in 1958 was 60, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hlavac

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hlavac 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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