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Rogalski Family History

Rogalski Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (from Poland): habitational name for someone from Rogal in Greater Poland Voivodeship or from any of several places called Rogale. The placenames are derived from Old Polish rogala ‘(roe) deer’ ‘stag’ or rogal ‘twirl’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Rogacki, Kowalski, Romanski, Rozanski, Roginski, Sugalski, Rogowski

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Where is the Rogalski family from?

You can see how Rogalski families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rogalski family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Rogalski families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there was 1 Rogalski family living in Manitoba. This was 100% of all the recorded Rogalski's in Canada. Manitoba had the highest population of Rogalski families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rogalski surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Rogalski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Rogalski. 29% of Rogalski men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Rogalski women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rogalski were New Worker and Packer. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Machinist
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
  • Assembler
  • Waitress
  • Packer
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rogalski. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Rogalski. For the veterans among your Rogalski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Rogalski lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Rogalski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Rogalski in 1948 was 32, and 78 in 2004.

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