Olesky Family History

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Olesky Name Meaning

Polish: variant of Oleski. Ukrainian: habitational name from Olewsk in Ukraine.

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

Similar surnames: Oleski, Poleski, Wolsky, Molesky, Volesky, Lesky, Lasky, Polsky

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Olesky Family Origin

Where is the Olesky family from?

Olesky Family Occupations

What did your Olesky ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Olesky. 16% of Olesky men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Olesky women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Olesky were Salesman and Seamtress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • Farmer
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
  • Operator
  • Housewife
  • Seamtress

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

Olesky Historical Records

What Olesky family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Olesky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Olesky 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 129 immigration records available for the last name Olesky. 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 427 military records available for the last name Olesky. For the veterans among your Olesky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Olesky Life Expectancy

What is the average Olesky lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Olesky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Olesky in 1964 was 76, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Olesky

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Olesky 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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