Kratochvil Family History

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Kratochvil Name Meaning

Czech (Kratochvíl): nickname for an idle pleasure seeker, from Czech kratochvíle ‘pastime’.

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


Similar surnames: Kratovil, Matocha, Krochmal, Kracht, Kranich, Krach, Kretschmer

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Kratochvil Family Origin

Where is the Kratochvil family from?

Kratochvil Family Occupations

What did your Kratochvil ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kratochvil family was Farmer. Butcher, Carpenter and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kratochvil. The most common Kratochvil occupation in the USA was Butcher. 20% of Kratochvil's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

    20%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Cigar Maker

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%

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

Kratochvil Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kratochvil Life Expectancy

What is the average Kratochvil lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Kratochvil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Kratochvil in 1948 was 41, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kratochvil

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kratochvil 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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