Wolanski Family History

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Wolanski Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from any of various places called Wola or Wolany, named with the personal name Wolan.

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

Similar surnames: Polanski, Wolanin, Wolinski, Romanski, Zwolinski, Wolski, Olinski

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Wolanski Family Origin

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Wolanski Family Occupations

What did your Wolanski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wolanski. 65% of Wolanski men worked as a Laborer and 31% of Wolanski women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wolanski were Farmer and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Shipping Clerk
  • Salesman
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Housewife
  • Laborer
  • New Worker

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

Wolanski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wolanski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wolanski 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 964 immigration records available for the last name Wolanski. 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 526 military records available for the last name Wolanski. For the veterans among your Wolanski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wolanski Life Expectancy

What is the average Wolanski lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Wolanski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Wolanski in 1960 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

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