Markowski Family History

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Markowski Name Meaning

Polish, Ukrainian, Belorussian, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from any of various places called Markowa, Markowice, Markowo, Marków, etc., named with the personal name Marek. Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Marek.

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

Similar surnames: Makowski, Majkowski, Mackowski, Falkowski, Matkowski, Mankowski

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Markowski Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Markowski name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Markowski. 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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Markowski Family Origin

Where is the Markowski family from?

Markowski Family Occupations

What did your Markowski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Markowski occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 50% of Markowski's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker and Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Markowski.

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  • Cabinet Maker

  • Mason


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

Markowski Historical Records

What Markowski family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Markowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Markowski 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 Markowski. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Markowski. For the veterans among your Markowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Markowski Life Expectancy

What is the average Markowski lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Markowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Markowski in 1947 was 37, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Markowski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Markowski 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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