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Polanski Name Meaning

Polish (Polanski): ethnic name for a Pole, or more specifically for a descendant of the Polanie, one of the original Polish tribes. Polish, Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic), Ukrainian, and Belorussian: topographic name for someone who lived in a clearing, from polana ‘glade’, ‘clearing’ (a derivative of pole ‘field’), or a habitational name for someone from placed called Polana, Polanka, Polany, or any of various other places named with polana.

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

Similar surnames: Wolanski, Poleski, Polansky, Poplawski, Dolinski, Rozanski, Romanski

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Polanski Family Origin

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Polanski Family Occupations

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In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Polanski.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

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Polanski Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 783 military records available for the last name Polanski. For the veterans among your Polanski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Polanski Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Polanski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Polanski in 1954 was 31, and 82 in 2004.

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