Winkowski Family History

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Winkowski Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from Winek in Piotrków voivodeship. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from Vinkovtsy (Polish Winkowce), in western Belarus.

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

Similar surnames: Wilkowski, Witkowski, Binkowski, Borkowski, Markowski, Jankowski

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Winkowski Family Origin

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Winkowski Family Occupations

What did your Winkowski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Chain Maker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Winkowski. 16% of Winkowski men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Winkowski women worked as a Chain Maker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Winkowski were Farm Hand and Assembly

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Assembler
  • Farm Hand

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Chain Maker
  • Laborer
  • Assembler
  • Assembly

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

Winkowski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Winkowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Winkowski 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 247 immigration records available for the last name Winkowski. 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 396 military records available for the last name Winkowski. For the veterans among your Winkowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Winkowski Life Expectancy

What is the average Winkowski lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Winkowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Winkowski in 1943 was 41, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Winkowski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Winkowski 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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