Dvorak History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

United States Dvorak migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Dvorak Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Aloisie Dvorak, aged 4, who landed in America from Bohemia, in 1893
  • Alzbeta Dvorak, aged 31, who immigrated to the United States from Kralupy, in 1893
Dvorak Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
  • Anton Dvorak, who landed in New York, NY in 1905 [1]
  • Vaclav Dvorak, who landed in Galveston, Tex in 1905 [1]
  • Wesley Dvorak, who arrived in Galveston, Tex in 1905 [1]
  • Edward Dvorak, who arrived in Galveston, Tex in 1906 [1]
  • Karel Dvorak, who arrived in Galveston, Tex in 1906 [1]
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Contemporary Notables of the name Dvorak (post 1700) +

  • Charles Dvorak (1878-1969), American Olympic gold medalist for pole vault at the 1904 Summer Games
  • August Dvorak (1894-1975), American psychologist
  • Ann Dvorak (1912-1979), American film actress
  • Jon Dvorak, American Democrat politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 4th District, 1998 [2]
  • John E. Dvorak, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Illinois State Constitutional Convention 5th District, 1969-70; Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972, 1980 [2]
  • Joe Dvorak, American politician, Member of South Dakota State House of Representatives 28th District, 1951-52 [2]
  • F. J. Dvorak, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Illinois, 1896 [2]
  • Antonín Leopold Dvorak (1841-1904), Czech prolific composer of Romantic music, perhaps best known for his Symphony No. 9 in E minor, Op. 95, better known as the New World Symphony which accompanied Neil Armstrong on his mission to the moon aboard Apollo 11
  • Radek Dvorak (b. 1977), Czech NHL ice hockey player
  • Pavel Dvorak (b. 1937), Slovak historian, writer and publicist
  • ... (Another 2 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

USS Arizona
  • Mr. Alvin Albert Dvorak, American Boatswain's Mate Second Class from Minnesota, USA working aboard the ship "USS Arizona" when she sunk during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on 7th December 1941, he died in the sinking [3]

Suggested Readings for the name Dvorak +

  • 4365 "The Dvoraks of Minnetonka Township, Minnesota" by Helen Mary Vavra.

  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 9) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  3. ^ Pearl Harbour: USS Arizona Casualties List Pearl Harbour December 7, 1941. (Retrieved 2018, July 31st). Retrieved from http://pearl-harbor.com/arizona/casualtylist.html

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