Gorniak Family History

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Gorniak Name Meaning

patronymic from Górny (see Gorny). habitational name for someone from a place called Górna or Górne.

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


Similar surnames: Gornik, Gorny, Cornia, Hornik, Gorga, Kornick, Forni, Hornak, Wozniak

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Gorniak Family Origin

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Gorniak Family Occupations

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Gorniak Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Gorniak Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Gorniak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Gorniak in 1949 was 28, and 71 in 2004.

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