|Related Names:||Tkac, Tkachuk, Tkachenko|
ORIGIN AND HISTORY
Native to the Slavic Countries of Eastern Europe Primarily the Ukraine but also found in Russia, Poland, Belarus, Czech and Slovak Republics. Since "weaving" was a common trade during the middle ages, people who were involved with this type of work were often given this surname.
Very common in Eastern Europe. Several thousand people in the United States and Canada as well.
Andrew Tkach - Producer for the American TV News show "60 Minutes" Joseph Tkach - president and pastor general of Grace Communion International (formerly the Worldwide Church of God)
|Meaning||Weaver, Tailor +|
|Meaningnc||weaver, tailor +|
|Origin||Slavic Nations of Eastern Europe +|
|Rank in 2000s||0 +|
|Related||Tkac +, Tkachuk +, and Tkachenko +|