Horak Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Horák): topographic name for someone who lived in the mountains, from a noun derivative of hora ‘mountain’.

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


Similar surnames: Hornak, Hora, Dolak, Borak, Horch, Hodak, Hoak, Hoar, Hoad, Oak

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Horak Family Origin

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Horak Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Cigar Fact.

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Horak family was Cigar Fact.. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Horak. The most common Horak occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Horak's were Farmers.

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Horak Historical Records

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Horak Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Horak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Horak in 1942 was 51, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Horak

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