Kovalsky Family History

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Kovalsky Name Meaning

Ukrainian, Belorussian, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from any of various places called Kovali, named with eastern Slavic koval ‘smith’. Compare Polish Kowalski.

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


Similar surnames: Kovalski, Kovaleski, Wolsky, Kowalski, Kowalsky, Konarski, Polsky

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Kovalsky Family Origin

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Kovalsky Family Occupations

What did your Kovalsky ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kovalsky occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Kovalsky's were Farmers. Farmer and Works In Shoe Factory were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kovalsky. A less common occupation for the Kovalsky family was Works In Sugar Factory.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Works In Shoe Factory

    33%
  • Works In Sugar Factory

    33%

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

Kovalsky Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kovalsky Life Expectancy

What is the average Kovalsky lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Kovalsky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Kovalsky in 1942 was 46, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kovalsky

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kovalsky 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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