Bukowski Family History

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Bukowski Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from a place called Buków, Bukowo, or Bukowa, from buk ‘beech’.

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


Similar surnames: Bukoski, Bykowski, Kukowski, Butkowski, Lukowski, Borkowski, Bakowski

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Bukowski Family Origin

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Bukowski Family Occupations

What did your Bukowski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bukowski. 14% of Bukowski men worked as a Laborer and 5% of Bukowski women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bukowski were Machinist and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    14%
  • Farmer
    7%
  • Truck Driver
    4%
  • Machinist
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    5%
  • Housewife
    4%
  • Laborer
    4%
  • Housework
    4%

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

Bukowski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Bukowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bukowski 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Bukowski. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Bukowski. For the veterans among your Bukowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bukowski Life Expectancy

What is the average Bukowski lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Bukowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bukowski in 1946 was 32, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bukowski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bukowski 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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