Milewski Family History

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Milewski Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from a place called Milew or Milewo, named with mily ‘nice’, ‘pleasant’.

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

Similar surnames: Malewski, Zmijewski, Milkowski, Zalewski, Lijewski, Mikowski

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Milewski Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Milewski name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Milewski. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • England & Wales


  • Baltic States


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


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Milewski Family Origin

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Milewski Family Occupations

What did your Milewski ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Milewski ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Milewski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Milewski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Milewski 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Milewski. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Milewski. For the veterans among your Milewski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Milewski Life Expectancy

What is the average Milewski lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Milewski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Milewski in 1941 was 28, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Milewski 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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