Gajewski Family History

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Gajewski Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from any of the various places named Gaj (from gaj ‘grove’), Gajew, or Gajewo.

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


Similar surnames: Majewski, Rajewski, Galewski, Grajewski, Lojewski, Krajewski

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Gajewski Family Origin

Where is the Gajewski family from?

Gajewski Family Occupations

What did your Gajewski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gajewski. 13% of Gajewski men worked as a Laborer and 5% of Gajewski women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gajewski were New Worker and Assembler

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    13%
  • Farmer
    5%
  • Machinist
    4%
  • New Worker
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    5%
  • Laborer
    5%
  • Housewife
    4%
  • Assembler
    3%

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

Gajewski Historical Records

What Gajewski family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Gajewski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gajewski 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 Gajewski. 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 Gajewski. For the veterans among your Gajewski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gajewski Life Expectancy

What is the average Gajewski lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Gajewski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Gajewski in 1945 was 42, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gajewski

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