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Kovac Name Meaning

Czech (Moravian) and Slovak Kovác), Slovak, Slovenian, Serbian, and Croatian (all Kovac): occupational name from Slavic kovac ‘smith’.

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


Similar surnames: Kovack, Kovar, Kozar, Kolar, Novak, Koval, Kovacs, Kovach, Kozak

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Kovac Family Origin

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Kovac Family Occupations

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Kovac Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kovac Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Kovac life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kovac in 1952 was 31, and 79 in 2004.

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