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Novy Name Meaning

Czech (Nový) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Novak. Southern French: from old Occitan novi ‘newly-wed husband’, derived from Latin novius.

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


Similar surnames: Noy, Noah, Goy, Noury, Coty, Nord, Noss, Boy, Novo, Mory

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Novy Family Origin

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Novy Family Occupations

What did your Novy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Novy. A less common occupation for the Novy family was Bill Clerk. The most common Novy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Novy's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Tailor

    13%
  • Bill Clerk

    6%

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

Novy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Novy Life Expectancy

What is the average Novy lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Novy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Novy in 1952 was 50, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Novy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Novy 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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