Ratkowski Family History

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Ratkowski Name Meaning

Polish: variant of Radkowski, a habitational name for someone from any of many places called Radków, named with the personal name Radek.

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

Similar surnames: Latkowski, Rakowski, Matkowski, Rutkowski, Witkowski, Frankowski

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Ratkowski Family Origin

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Ratkowski Family Occupations

What did your Ratkowski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Dry And Fancy Goods and Notion Business were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ratkowski. The most common Ratkowski occupation in the USA was Dry And Fancy Goods. 50% of Ratkowski's were Dry And Fancy Goodss.

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  • Dry And Fancy Goods

  • Notion Business


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

Ratkowski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ratkowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ratkowski 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 346 immigration records available for the last name Ratkowski. 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 258 military records available for the last name Ratkowski. For the veterans among your Ratkowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ratkowski Life Expectancy

What is the average Ratkowski lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Ratkowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Ratkowski in 1941 was 46, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ratkowski 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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