Sadowski Family History

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Sadowski Name Meaning

Polish, Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic), Ukrainian, and Belorussian: habitational name for someone from any of numerous places named with Polish sad ‘orchard’ or a cognate in a related Slavic language, for example Sadowa in northeastern Poland. This surname is also well established in German-speaking countries.

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

Similar surnames: Sakowski, Rakowski, Makowski, Janowski, Sadowsky, Landowski, Badowski

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Sadowski Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Sadowski name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Sadowski. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Baltic States


  • Germanic Europe


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Sadowski Family Origin

Where is the Sadowski family from?

Sadowski Family Occupations

What did your Sadowski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Tinsmith and Works For Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sadowski. The most common Sadowski occupation in the USA was Tinsmith. 50% of Sadowski's were Tinsmiths.

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  • Tinsmith

  • Works For Shoemaker


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

Sadowski Historical Records

What Sadowski family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Sadowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sadowski 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Sadowski. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Sadowski. For the veterans among your Sadowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sadowski Life Expectancy

What is the average Sadowski lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Sadowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Sadowski in 1943 was 35, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sadowski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sadowski 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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