Is KUCHTIK a common name in Slovakia? What is the origin of the KUCHTIK surname? What is the meaning of KUCHTIK? My grandfather was Andrej KUCHTIK, born 9 Dec 1872, at Zborov nad Bystricou and my grandmother was Apolonia CHLEBEK, born 8 Feb 1876, at Krasno nad Kysucou. My grandfather's parents were Andrej KUCHTIK (d. 20 Jul 1889) and Anna Mahutova (d. 17 Jul 1889). Grandparents settled in Nanty-Glo, Pennsylvania. COMMENTS PLEASE?