Pawel Family History

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Pawel Name Meaning

Polish: from the personal name Pawel, a vernacular form of Latin Paulus (see Paul).

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

Similar surnames: Gawel, Pavel, Pagel, Powel, Pacek, Pauwels, Pawelek, Pantel, Axel

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Pawel Family Origin

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Pawel Family Occupations

What did your Pawel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pawel family was Chair Maker. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pawel. The most common Pawel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Pawel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Chair Maker


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

Pawel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pawel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pawel 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 955 immigration records available for the last name Pawel. 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 328 military records available for the last name Pawel. For the veterans among your Pawel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pawel Life Expectancy

What is the average Pawel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Pawel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Pawel in 1963 was 76, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pawel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pawel 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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