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Dvorak Family History

Dvorak Name Meaning
Czech (Dvorák): status name for a rich farmer, one who owned a manor house, from Czech dvur ‘manor’, ‘estate’, or in some cases an occupational name for someone who worked at a manor house rather than on the land. Compare Sedlak. In Moravia the term denoted a freeholder subject only to the king. This is the fourth most common surname in the Czech lands.

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

106,017 Historical Documents with Dvorak on Ancestry
36,733 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,822 Military Records
4,096 Immigration Records
19,719 Census and Voter Lists
40,647 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Dvorak Families

  • Number of Dvorak families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data

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Dvorak Family Origin

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Dvorak Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

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