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Novak Early Origins




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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Novak Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Jon Novak, who arrived in Texas in 1850-1906
  • Kuzma Novak, who landed in San Francisco, California in 1850-1865
  • Johann Novak, age 24, who arrived on a ship in Baltimore in 1874
  • Franz Novak, who was on a list of passengers, who arrived in New York in 1882
  • Adolf Novak, who arrived in New York in 1886
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Novak Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • John Novak, who landed in Galveston, Tex in 1901
  • Adam Novak, aged 0, who emigrated to the United States, in 1902
  • Agnes Novak, aged 28, who emigrated to the United States from Kissaros, Hungary, in 1907
  • Agnes Novak, aged 27, who landed in America from Bremen, Germany, in 1908
  • Adam Novak, aged 25, who landed in America from Lofalu, Hungary, in 1908
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Novak (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Novak (post 1700)



  • Michael D. Novak (1915-1978), American basketball player who played in the NBL, BAA, and NBA
  • Lawrence R. "Larry" Novak (b. 1933), American jazz pianist
  • Eva Barbara Novak (1898-1988), American film actress
  • Jane Novak (1896-1990), American silent film actress
  • Steve Novak (b. 1983), American professional basketball player
  • Cathy Novak, American politician, Mayor of Morro Bay, California, 1998
  • B. G. Novak (b. 1887), American politician, Member of Minnesota State House of Representatives 38th District, 1915-18
  • Alexander Novak, American Democrat politician, Candidate in primary for Michigan State Senate 2nd District, 1950
  • Albert J. Novak, American Republican politician, Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 4th District, 1932
  • Alan Novak, American Republican politician, Pennsylvania Republican State Chair, 2000; Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2000
  • ... (Another 38 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Suggested Readings for the name Novak


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Suggested Readings for the name Novak



  • The Family of Vaclav Sobotka and Ann Novak in America by Margie Sobotka.

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Novak Family Crest Products


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Novak Family Crest Products




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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Foster, Joseph. Dictionary of Heraldry Feudal Coats of Arms and Pedigrees. London: Bracken Books, 1989. Print. (ISBN 1-85170-309-8).
    2. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
    3. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    4. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
    5. Mills, A.D. Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-19-869156-4).
    6. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
    7. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
    8. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
    9. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    10. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
    11. ...

    The Novak Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Novak Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 20 June 2016 at 10:41.

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