Poplawski Family History

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Poplawski Name Meaning

Polish (Poplawski): habitational name for someone from any of various places called Poplawy, named with poplaw ‘current’, ‘flowing water’, or a topographic name for someone who lived near a river.

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

Similar surnames: Polanski, Poleski, Morawski, Wolanski, Pawlowski, Waclawski

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Poplawski Family Origin

Where is the Poplawski family from?

Poplawski Family Occupations

What did your Poplawski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Poplawski occupation in the USA was Mitten Sewing. 100% of Poplawski's were Mitten Sewings.

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  • Mitten Sewing


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Poplawski ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Poplawski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Poplawski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Poplawski 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 Poplawski. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Poplawski. For the veterans among your Poplawski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Poplawski Life Expectancy

What is the average Poplawski lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Poplawski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Poplawski in 1954 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Poplawski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Poplawski 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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