Smilowitz Family History

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Smilowitz Name Meaning

respelling of Shmilovich (from Ukraine) or Szmilowicz (from Poland), patronymics from the Yiddish personal name Shmil, Hebrew Shemuel (see Samuel). habitational name for someone from Smilovichi, in Belarus.

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

Similar surnames: Klimowicz, Haimowitz, Milota, Horowitz, Koplowitz, Moritz, Moskowitz

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Smilowitz Family Origin

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Smilowitz Family Occupations

What did your Smilowitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, French Polisher was the top reported job for people in the UK named Smilowitz.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • French Polisher

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Smilowitz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Smilowitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Smilowitz 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 685 immigration records available for the last name Smilowitz. 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 290 military records available for the last name Smilowitz. For the veterans among your Smilowitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Smilowitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Smilowitz lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Smilowitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Smilowitz in 1959 was 47, and 82 in 2004.

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