Olszewski Family History

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Olszewski Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (from Poland): habitational name for someone from any of the many places in Poland called Olsze, Olszew, Olszewa, or Olszewo, named with Polish olsza ‘alder’.

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

Similar surnames: Olszanski, Laszewski, Liszewski, Golaszewski, Ciszewski, Lazowski

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Olszewski Family Origin

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Olszewski Family Occupations

What did your Olszewski ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Master Ladies Hairdresser and Retired were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Olszewski. 50% of Olszewski women worked as a Retired

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Master Ladies Hairdresser

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Retired
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Olszewski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Olszewski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Olszewski 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 Olszewski. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Olszewski. For the veterans among your Olszewski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Olszewski Life Expectancy

What is the average Olszewski lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Olszewski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Olszewski in 1944 was 27, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Olszewski

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