Orlowsky Family History

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Orlowsky Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Orlowski or Orlovsky.

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

Similar surnames: Orlovsky, Orlosky, Borowsky, Orlowski, Osofsky, Sadowsky, Orloski

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Orlowsky Family Origin

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Orlowsky Family Occupations

What did your Orlowsky ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Orlowsky. 34% of Orlowsky men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Butcher
  • Painter
  • New Worker

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

Orlowsky Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 972 census records available for the last name Orlowsky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Orlowsky 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Orlowsky. 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 330 military records available for the last name Orlowsky. For the veterans among your Orlowsky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Orlowsky Life Expectancy

What is the average Orlowsky lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Orlowsky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Orlowsky in 1963 was 85, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Orlowsky 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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