Kosowski Family History

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Kosowski Name Meaning

Polish (also Kossowski) and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from any of various places called Kosowa, Kos(s)ów, Kos(s)owo, or Kossewo, named with kos ‘blackbird’.

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

Similar surnames: Osowski, Kotowski, Kasowski, Klosowski, Kosakowski, Sosnowski

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Kosowski Family Origin

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Kosowski Family Occupations

What did your Kosowski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kosowski. 23% of Kosowski men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Kosowski women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kosowski were Cabinet Maker and Asoder

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Proprietor
  • Cabinet Maker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Dress Maker
  • Laborer
  • Asoder

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

Kosowski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kosowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kosowski 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 719 immigration records available for the last name Kosowski. 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 379 military records available for the last name Kosowski. For the veterans among your Kosowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kosowski Life Expectancy

What is the average Kosowski lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Kosowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Kosowski in 1959 was 46, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kosowski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kosowski 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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