Kucera Family History

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Kucera Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak: nickname for someone with curly hair, from kucera ‘curl’. This is the eighth most common Czech surname. Other Czech surnames with the same meaning are Kudrna and Kader.

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


Similar surnames: Kadera, Kuchera, Kacer, Kara, Kula, Vecera, Kukla, Ueda, Kukura

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Kucera Family Origin

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Kucera Family Occupations

What did your Kucera ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kucera occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Kucera's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kucera. A less common occupation for the Kucera family was Clerk In Store.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Clerk In Store

    4%

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

Kucera Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kucera Life Expectancy

What is the average Kucera lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Kucera life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kucera in 1951 was 59, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kucera

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kucera 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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