Novacek Family History

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Novacek Name Meaning

Czech (Novácek): from a diminutive of Novak.

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

Similar surnames: Novack, Polacek, Slovacek, Nowack, Horacek, Hlavacek, Nemecek

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Novacek Family Origin

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Novacek Family Occupations

What did your Novacek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Novacek. 30% of Novacek men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Novacek women worked as a Farm Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Novacek were Miner and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farming
  • Miner

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Laborer
  • Apple Picker
  • Housekeeper
  • Stenographer

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

Novacek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Novacek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Novacek 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 462 immigration records available for the last name Novacek. 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 452 military records available for the last name Novacek. For the veterans among your Novacek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Novacek Life Expectancy

What is the average Novacek lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Novacek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Novacek in 1953 was 59, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Novacek

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Novacek 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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