Makos Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Makos Name Meaning

Greek: origin uncertain. Possibly from Slavic mak ‘poppy’, or the Albanian personal name Maqo. Polish (Makos) and Hungarian (Mákos): from mak ‘poppy’, occupational name for someone who grew poppies, or nickname meaning ‘poppy’. Polish (Makosz) and Hungarian (Mákos): from the personal name Makary (Polish), Makár (Hungarian), vernacular forms of the Greek personal name Makarios ‘blessed’.

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


Similar surnames: Mak, Mikos, Kakos, Mako, Markos, Bakos, Kos, Baros, Maras, Rokos

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Makos Family Origin

Where is the Makos family from?

Makos Family Occupations

What did your Makos ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Makos

Makos Historical Records

What Makos family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Makos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Makos census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Makos

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Makos. 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.

View all Makos immigration records

Draft Card

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

View all Makos military records

You've only scratched the surface of Makos family history.

Makos Life Expectancy

What is the average Makos lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Makos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Makos in 1957 was 43, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Makos

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Makos 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.

Famous Makos Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Look up another name