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Radovich Family History

Radovich Name Meaning

Serbian and Croatian (Radovic): patronymic from the personal name Rado, a derivative of Old Slavic rad ‘merry’, ‘joyful’.

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


Similar surnames: Radich, Radosevich, Ratkovich, Rakich, Vidovich, Rodich, Obradovich

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Where is the Radovich family from?

You can see how Radovich families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Radovich family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Radovich families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 19 Radovich families living in California. This was about 61% of all the recorded Radovich's in USA. California had the highest population of Radovich families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Radovich surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Radovich ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Radovich. 33% of Radovich men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Radovich women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Radovich were Farmer and Sorter. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    33%
  • Miner
    9%
  • New Worker
    9%
  • Farmer
    8%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    14%
  • New Worker
    14%
  • Waitress
    14%
  • Sorter
    9%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Radovich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Radovich census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Radovich. 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 Cards

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

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What is the average Radovich lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Radovich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Radovich in 1956 was 71, and 75 in 2004.

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