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Dworak Family History

Dworak Name Meaning

Polish: status name for someone who worked at a manor house rather than on the land from dwór ‘manor’. Altered form of Czech Dvořák (see Dvorak ).

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


Similar surnames: Dvorak, Dolak, Dworshak, Borak, Dworsky, Horak, Tworek, Work, Bosak

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Where is the Dworak family from?

You can see how Dworak families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dworak family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Dworak families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 44 Dworak families living in Wisconsin. This was about 25% of all the recorded Dworak's in USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Dworak families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dworak surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dworak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Dworak. 24% of Dworak men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Dworak women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dworak were Salesman and Stenographer. .

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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.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    24%
  • Farmer
    16%
  • Machinist
    9%
  • Salesman
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
    14%
  • Waitress
    14%
  • Clerk
    14%
  • Stenographer
    14%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dworak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dworak 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 Dworak. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Dworak. For the veterans among your Dworak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dworak lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Dworak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Dworak in 1952 was 53, and 78 in 2004.

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