Pollack Family History

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Pollack Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of spelling of Polak.

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


Similar surnames: Pollak, Polack, Pollock, Polyak, Poliak, Pollick, Polak, Kollock

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Pollack Family Origin

Where is the Pollack family from?

Pollack Family Occupations

What did your Pollack ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Pollack. 27% of Pollack men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Pollack women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pollack were Shipper and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    27%
  • Laborer
    8%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • Shipper
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housewife
    25%
  • Attendant
    13%
  • Nurse
    13%
  • Operator
    13%

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

Pollack Historical Records

What Pollack family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 35,000 census records available for the last name Pollack. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pollack 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 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Pollack. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Pollack. For the veterans among your Pollack ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pollack Life Expectancy

What is the average Pollack lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Pollack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Pollack in 1948 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pollack

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pollack 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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