Pelowski Family History

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Pelowski Name Meaning

Polish: variant of Pielowski, habitational name from a place called Pielowce, in Lida province, now in Lithuania.

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

Similar surnames: Palkowski, Pellowski, Orlowski, Pawlowski, Rekowski, Popowski, Ploski

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Pelowski Family Origin

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Pelowski Family Occupations

What did your Pelowski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Carder were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pelowski. 12% of Pelowski men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Pelowski women worked as a Carder. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pelowski were Assembler and Inspector

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Assembler

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Carder
  • Clerk
  • Folder
  • Inspector

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

Pelowski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 988 census records available for the last name Pelowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pelowski 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 99 immigration records available for the last name Pelowski. 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 186 military records available for the last name Pelowski. For the veterans among your Pelowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pelowski Life Expectancy

What is the average Pelowski lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Pelowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Pelowski in 1961 was 57, and 66 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pelowski 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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