Modzelewski Family History

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Modzelewski Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (from Poland): habitational name for someone from places in Poland called Modzel or Modzele, from modzel ‘hard place’, ‘callus’.

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

Similar surnames: Modrzejewski, Godlewski, Kowalewski, Olszewski, Orlowski, Boguslawski

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Modzelewski Family Origin

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Modzelewski Family Occupations

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Modzelewski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Modzelewski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Modzelewski 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 558 immigration records available for the last name Modzelewski. 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 812 military records available for the last name Modzelewski. For the veterans among your Modzelewski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Modzelewski Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Modzelewski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Modzelewski in 1957 was 49, and 77 in 2004.

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