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Vavofsky Family History

Vavofsky Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Javorsky, Yavorsky, Yanofsky, Janofsky, Pavlovsky, Borofsky, Makovsky

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Where is the Vavofsky family from?

You can see how Vavofsky families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Vavofsky family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 2 Vavofsky families living in Minnesota. This was 100% of all the recorded Vavofsky's in USA. Minnesota had the highest population of Vavofsky families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Vavofsky surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Vavofsky ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 2 census records available for the last name Vavofsky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vavofsky 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Vavofsky. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Vavofsky. For the veterans among your Vavofsky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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