Moravec Family History

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Moravec Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak: regional name for someone from Moravia (Czech Morava), a region in the eastern part of what is now the Czech Republic, named for the river which flows through it. From the 11th century onwards it was a crownland of the kingdom of Bohemia.

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


Similar surnames: Oravec, Moravek, Milavec, Morvay, Moraes, Morvan, Korosec, Graven

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Moravec Family Origin

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Moravec Family Occupations

What did your Moravec ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Moravec occupation in the USA was Coat Maker. 20% of Moravec's were Coat Makers. A less common occupation for the Moravec family was Lock Smith. Coat Maker, Cooper and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moravec.

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  • Coat Maker

    20%
  • Cooper

    20%
  • Grocer

    20%
  • Lock Smith

    20%

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

Moravec Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Moravec Life Expectancy

What is the average Moravec lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Moravec life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Moravec in 1950 was 57, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moravec

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moravec 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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