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Kozik Family History

Kozik Name Meaning

Czech (Kožík): metonymic occupational name for a tanner or a leather merchant, from kuže ‘skin’, ‘leather’. Polish: from a pet form of kozia ‘nanny goat’ (see Koza). Polish: possibly also from kozik ‘clasp knife’.

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


Similar surnames: Kozak, Kosik, Kocik, Kozlik, Koza, Kozar, Kozel, Kolek, Konik, Bobik

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Where is the Kozik family from?

You can see how Kozik families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kozik family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Kozik families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 19 Kozik families living in Massachusetts. This was about 20% of all the recorded Kozik's in the USA. Massachusetts had the highest population of Kozik families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kozik surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Kozik ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kozik. 33% of Kozik men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Kozik women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kozik were Shipping Clerk and Packer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    33%
  • Clerk
    9%
  • Truck Driver
    7%
  • Shipping Clerk
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    20%
  • Maid
    15%
  • Stenographer
    15%
  • Packer
    15%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Kozik. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Kozik. For the veterans among your Kozik ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Kozik lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Kozik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kozik in 1943 was 30, and 73 in 2004.

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