Olczak Family History

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Olczak Name Meaning

patronymic from the personal name Olcza, a pet form of Olek. possibly also a topographic name for someone who lived by an alder tree, from a derivative of olcza, variant of olsza ‘alder’.

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

Similar surnames: Dolak, Lazar, Sobczak, Tomczak, Walczak, Oak, Luczak, Barczak

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Olczak Family Origin

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Olczak Family Occupations

What did your Olczak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Olczak. 53% of Olczak men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Factory Worker
  • Lawyer

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

Olczak Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 701 census records available for the last name Olczak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Olczak 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 317 immigration records available for the last name Olczak. 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 398 military records available for the last name Olczak. For the veterans among your Olczak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Olczak Life Expectancy

What is the average Olczak lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Olczak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Olczak in 1963 was 68, and 82 in 2004.

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