Wolski Family History

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Wolski Name Meaning

Polish and Eastern German (of Slavic origin): habitational name for someone from one of many places called Wola, named in Latin as libera villa ‘free village’, i.e. a settlement which was awarded liberty or relieved from certain duties. Compare Zwolinski, also Villafranca.

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


Similar surnames: Wolsky, Molski, Walski, Poleski, Wolske, Wolanski, Borski, Koski

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Wolski Family Origin

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Wolski Family Occupations

What did your Wolski ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and M Malade were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Wolski. 56% of Wolski men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    56%
  • Farm Operator
    12%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Labourer
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • M Malade
    100%

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

Wolski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Wolski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wolski 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Wolski. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Wolski. For the veterans among your Wolski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wolski Life Expectancy

What is the average Wolski lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Wolski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Wolski in 1940 was 33, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wolski

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