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Sliwinski Family History

Sliwinski Name Meaning

Polish:: (Śliwiński) habitational name for someone from any of the places called Śliwin or Śliwiny named with śliwa ‘plum’. (also Śliwieński) habitational name from a place called Śliwno.

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


Similar surnames: Slawinski, Lipinski, Sowinski, Siwinski, Slowinski, Lewinski, Iwinski

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Where is the Sliwinski family from?

You can see how Sliwinski families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sliwinski family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Sliwinski families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 31 Sliwinski families living in Michigan. This was about 32% of all the recorded Sliwinski's in USA. Michigan had the highest population of Sliwinski families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sliwinski surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Sliwinski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Sliwinski. 27% of Sliwinski men worked as a Laborer and 16% of Sliwinski women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sliwinski were Truck Driver and Machine Operator. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    27%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Clerk
    7%
  • Truck Driver
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Waitress
    16%
  • Saleslady
    16%
  • Inspector
    12%
  • Machine Operator
    12%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sliwinski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sliwinski census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 948 immigration records available for the last name Sliwinski. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Sliwinski. For the veterans among your Sliwinski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sliwinski lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Sliwinski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Sliwinski in 1959 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

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