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Sadowski Name Meaning

Polish, Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic), Ukrainian, and Belorussian: habitational name for someone from any of numerous places named with Polish sad ‘orchard’ or a cognate in a related Slavic language, for example Sadowa in northeastern Poland. This surname is also well established in German-speaking countries.

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


Similar surnames: Sakowski, Rakowski, Makowski, Janowski, Sadowsky, Landowski, Badowski

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Where is the Sadowski family from?

You can see how Sadowski families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sadowski family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Sadowski families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 8 Sadowski families living in Alberta. This was about 62% of all the recorded Sadowski's in Canada. Alberta had the highest population of Sadowski families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sadowski surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Sadowski ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Sadowski. 67% of Sadowski men worked as a Farmer.

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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.

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    67%
  • Laborer
    34%
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Census Records

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Sadowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sadowski census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Sadowski. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Sadowski. For the veterans among your Sadowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sadowski lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Sadowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Sadowski in 1943 was 35, and 76 in 2004.

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