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Kovanda Name Meaning

Czech: nickname for a person of good breeding, from kovaný ‘trueborn’.

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


Similar surnames: Komenda, Koranda, Kanda, Zavada, Korona, Korda, Korando, Kolano

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Kovanda Family Origin

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Kovanda Family Occupations

What did your Kovanda ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kovanda family was Taylor. The most common Kovanda occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Kovanda's were Farmers. Farmer and Cooper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kovanda.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Cooper

    20%
  • Taylor

    20%

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

Kovanda Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kovanda Life Expectancy

What is the average Kovanda lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Kovanda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Kovanda in 1959 was 53, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kovanda

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kovanda 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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