Krakowski Family History

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Krakowski Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from the city of Kraków in Poland.

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

Similar surnames: Krasowski, Rakowski, Krukowski, Sakowski, Kotkowski, Makowski

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Krakowski Family Origin

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Krakowski Family Occupations

What did your Krakowski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Krakowski family was Shoe Dealer. Cabinet Maker and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Krakowski. The most common Krakowski occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 33% of Krakowski's were Cabinet Makers.

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  • Cabinet Maker

  • Laborer

  • Shoe Dealer


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Krakowski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Krakowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krakowski 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Krakowski. 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 805 military records available for the last name Krakowski. For the veterans among your Krakowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krakowski Life Expectancy

What is the average Krakowski lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Krakowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Krakowski in 1957 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krakowski

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