Kowall Family History

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Kowall Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): occupational name for a blacksmith, from Sorbian and Polish kowal.

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

Similar surnames: Kowal, Kowalke, Cowell, Kall, Koral, Kobal, Korell, Koval, Koll, Wall

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Kowall Family Origin

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Kowall Family Occupations

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Kowall Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 639 immigration records available for the last name Kowall. 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 516 military records available for the last name Kowall. For the veterans among your Kowall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kowall Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Kowall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Kowall in 1961 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

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