Sevcik / Ševcík

History of Sevcik Surname / Family name: Sevcik is diminutive (formation of a word used to convey a slight degree of the root meaning) of the Czech for 'cobbler' or tailor. When Czechs moved to the USA, many changed the spelling of their names dropping the diacritical marks.

Perhaps the most famous Sevcik is Otakar Ševcík (1852 - 1934) and he was a Czech violinist.

Life expectancy for a "Sevcik" according to Ancestry.com is 86 years vs. 75 years for the general public.

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