Laskowski Family History

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Laskowski Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of several places called Lasków, Laskowa, or Laskowo, named with Polish lasek, a diminutive of las ‘forest’.

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

Similar surnames: Jaskowski, Latkowski, Markowski, Lisowski, Maslowski, Makowski

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Laskowski Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Laskowski name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Laskowski. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Baltic States


  • Germanic Europe


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Laskowski Family Origin

Where is the Laskowski family from?

Laskowski Family Occupations

What did your Laskowski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Laskowski family was Farmer. The most common Laskowski occupation in the USA was Grocer. 22% of Laskowski's were Grocers. Grocer, Laborer and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laskowski.

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  • Grocer

  • Laborer

  • Farm

  • Farmer


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

Laskowski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Laskowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laskowski 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Laskowski. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Laskowski. For the veterans among your Laskowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laskowski Life Expectancy

What is the average Laskowski lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Laskowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1960. The average life expectancy for Laskowski in 1946 was 60, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laskowski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laskowski 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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