Kochanek Family History

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Kochanek Name Meaning

Polish: nickname from kochanek ‘darling’, ‘dear’, ‘lover’, from kochac ‘to love’ (see Kochan).

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


Similar surnames: Kochan, Kochanski, Koziatek, Komarek, Kucharek, Kulhanek, Bochenek

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Kochanek Family Origin

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Kochanek Family Occupations

What did your Kochanek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kochanek occupation in the USA was Sells T. Machin. 100% of Kochanek's were Sells T. Machins.

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  • Sells T. Machin

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

Kochanek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kochanek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kochanek 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 Kochanek. 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 Kochanek. For the veterans among your Kochanek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kochanek Life Expectancy

What is the average Kochanek lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Kochanek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Kochanek in 1954 was 45, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kochanek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kochanek 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.

Famous Kochanek Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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