Paprocki Family History

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Paprocki Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from any of the many places called Paproc, Paprotki, Paprotno, or Paproty, named with paproc ‘fern’. In some cases it may be a topographic name for someone who lived in a place where ferns grew in abundance.

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

Similar surnames: Jarocki, Potocki, Marecki, Pawlicki, Piasecki, Paddock, Zablocki

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Paprocki Family Origin

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Paprocki Family Occupations

What did your Paprocki ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Paprocki. 11% of Paprocki men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Paprocki women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Paprocki were Machinist and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Bartender
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
  • Clerk
  • Machine Operator
  • Bookkeeper

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

Paprocki Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Paprocki. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Paprocki 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 639 immigration records available for the last name Paprocki. 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 668 military records available for the last name Paprocki. For the veterans among your Paprocki ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Paprocki Life Expectancy

What is the average Paprocki lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Paprocki life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Paprocki in 1957 was 41, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Paprocki

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Paprocki 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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