Galewski Family History

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Galewski Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from Galew, Galewice, or Galów in the voivodeships of Kalisz, Kielce, or Konin. See also Gall 2.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Malewski, Zalewski, Gajewski, Sulewski, Waleski, Galinski, Godlewski

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Galewski Family Origin

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Galewski Family Occupations

What did your Galewski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Assembler were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Galewski. 8% of Galewski men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Galewski women worked as an Assembler. Some less common occupations for Americans named Galewski were Farmer and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Manager
  • Butcher
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Assembler
  • Clerk
  • Bookeeper
  • Bookkeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Galewski Historical Records

What Galewski family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Galewski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Galewski census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 287 immigration records available for the last name Galewski. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 300 military records available for the last name Galewski. For the veterans among your Galewski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Galewski Life Expectancy

What is the average Galewski lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Galewski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Galewski in 1965 was 88, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Galewski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Galewski ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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