Golab Family History

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Golab Name Meaning

Polish (Golab): nickname for a mild-mannered or peace-loving man, from Polish golab ‘dove’.

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

Similar surnames: Golob, Gola, Golas, Glab, Kolak, Golub, Golla, Polak, Glaab, Golias

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Golab Family Origin

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Golab Family Occupations

What did your Golab ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Golab. 16% of Golab men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Golab women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Golab were Digger and Bookkeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Machinist
  • Digger

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
  • Inspector
  • Labor
  • Bookkeper

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

Golab Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Golab. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Golab 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 658 immigration records available for the last name Golab. 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 443 military records available for the last name Golab. For the veterans among your Golab ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Golab Life Expectancy

What is the average Golab lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Golab life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Golab in 1962 was 76, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Golab

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Golab 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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