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Zavada Name Meaning

Czech (Závada): nickname for a troublesome or troubled person, from Czech závada ‘problem’, ‘obstacle’. In some cases it may be a topographic name for someone who lived by a physical obstruction.

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


Similar surnames: Zawada, Zasada, Zabala, Zavadil, Cada, Chvala, Canada, Rada, Zagata

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Zavada Family Occupations

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Zavada Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Zavada Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Zavada life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Zavada in 1943 was 37, and 84 in 2004.

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