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Zborowski Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from any of numerous places called Zborów in Poland and Ukraine, named with the personal name Zbor (a derivative of z bor ‘to fight together’) or possibly with Polish zbór ‘herd’.

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


Similar surnames: Borowski, Zaborowski, Borkowski, Wnorowski, Zbikowski, Jaworowski

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Where is the Zborowski family from?

You can see how Zborowski families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Zborowski family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Zborowski families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 9 Zborowski families living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Zborowski's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Zborowski families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Zborowski surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Zborowski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Painter was the top reported job for people in the US named Zborowski. 25% of Zborowski men worked as a Painter.

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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

  • Painter
    25%
  • Truck Driver
    25%
  • New Worker
    25%
  • Laborer
    25%
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What Zborowski family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 760 census records available for the last name Zborowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zborowski 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 492 immigration records available for the last name Zborowski. 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 356 military records available for the last name Zborowski. For the veterans among your Zborowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Zborowski lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Zborowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Zborowski in 1948 was 28, and 73 in 2004.

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