Zalesky Family History

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Zalesky Name Meaning

Ukrainian, Belorussian, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Zaleski.

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

Similar surnames: Zaleski, Zaretsky, Majesky, Lasky, Paley, Salesky, Belsky, Bilsky

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Zalesky Family Origin

Where is the Zalesky family from?

Zalesky Family Occupations

What did your Zalesky ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Zalesky occupation in the USA was Butcher. 22% of Zalesky's were Butchers. Butcher, Shoemaker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zalesky. A less common occupation for the Zalesky family was Segar Maker.

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  • Butcher

  • Shoemaker

  • Farmer

  • Segar Maker


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

Zalesky Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Zalesky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zalesky 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 680 immigration records available for the last name Zalesky. 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 666 military records available for the last name Zalesky. For the veterans among your Zalesky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zalesky Life Expectancy

What is the average Zalesky lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Zalesky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Zalesky in 1945 was 28, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zalesky

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zalesky 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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