Olkowski Family History

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Olkowski Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from places called Olkowice or Olkowo in Ostroleka and Radom voivodeships, named with the personal name Olek.

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

Similar surnames: Polkowski, Milkowski, Mikowski, Lukowski, Kalkowski, Borkowski

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Olkowski Family Origin

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Olkowski Family Occupations

What did your Olkowski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Assembler were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Olkowski. 13% of Olkowski men worked as a Laborer and 6% of Olkowski women worked as an Assembler. Some less common occupations for Americans named Olkowski were Machinist and Topper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Labor
  • New Worker
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Assembler
  • Cigar Maker
  • Packer
  • Topper

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

Olkowski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Olkowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Olkowski 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 374 immigration records available for the last name Olkowski. 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 899 military records available for the last name Olkowski. For the veterans among your Olkowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Olkowski Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Olkowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Olkowski in 1941 was 44, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Olkowski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Olkowski 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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