Polski Family History

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Polski Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (Ashkenazic): ethnic name for a Pole, originating in areas of mixed population.

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


Similar surnames: Polsky, Poleski, Polak, Polanski, Podolski, Molski, Wolski, Gorski

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Polski Family Origin

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Polski Family Occupations

What did your Polski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Polski. 12% of Polski men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Polski women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Polski were New Worker and General Office Work

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    12%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • Manager
    6%
  • New Worker
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    8%
  • Clerical Work
    4%
  • Clerk
    4%
  • General Office Work
    4%

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

Polski Historical Records

What Polski family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Polski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Polski 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 446 immigration records available for the last name Polski. 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 368 military records available for the last name Polski. For the veterans among your Polski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Polski Life Expectancy

What is the average Polski lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Polski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Polski in 1944 was 24, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Polski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Polski 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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