Kolsky Family History

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Kolsky Name Meaning

Czech (Kolský): habitational name for someone from a place called Kolovec near Kdyne in Bohemia.

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

Similar surnames: Wolsky, Koloski, Kolinsky, Wolski, Klosky, Kovalsky, Molski, Volesky

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Kolsky Family Origin

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Kolsky Family Occupations

What did your Kolsky ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kolsky occupation in the USA was Tailor. 67% of Kolsky's were Tailors. Tailor and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kolsky.

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  • Tailor

  • Laborer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kolsky ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kolsky Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kolsky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kolsky 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 462 immigration records available for the last name Kolsky. 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 238 military records available for the last name Kolsky. For the veterans among your Kolsky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kolsky Life Expectancy

What is the average Kolsky lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Kolsky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kolsky in 1955 was 53, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kolsky

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kolsky 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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