Wolske Family History

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Wolske Name Meaning

Eastern German (of Slavic origin): see Wolski.

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


Similar surnames: Wolski, Koske, Wolke, Polsky, Roske, Wolsky, Welke, Proske, Felske

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Wolske Family Origin

Where is the Wolske family from?

Wolske Family Occupations

What did your Wolske ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Wolske. 50% of Wolske men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    50%
  • Farmer
    35%
  • Farming
    6%
  • Machinist
    6%

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

Wolske Historical Records

What Wolske family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wolske. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wolske 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 459 immigration records available for the last name Wolske. 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 256 military records available for the last name Wolske. For the veterans among your Wolske ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wolske Life Expectancy

What is the average Wolske lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Wolske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Wolske in 1951 was 44, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wolske

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wolske 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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