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Kobza Name Meaning

Czech, Slovak, and Hungarian: from Czech kobos, Hungarian koboz, a term denoting a kind of musical instrument resembling a lute (Turkish qopuz), hence a metonymic occupational name for a lutenist or a troubadour. The instrument was first introduced into eastern and central Europe by the Cumanian and Pecheneg people, and its use became widespread during the Turkish occupation of the region.

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

Similar surnames: Koza, Kozak, Kosa, Kaba, Kober, Korda, Kotz, Kopa, Kobak, Boza

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Kobza Family Origin

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Kobza Family Occupations

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

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Kobza Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 339 immigration records available for the last name Kobza. 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 278 military records available for the last name Kobza. For the veterans among your Kobza ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kobza Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Kobza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kobza in 1955 was 41, and 85 in 2004.

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