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Dobrowolski Family History

Dobrowolski Name Meaning
Polish: habitational name for someone from for example Dobrowola in Lublin or Siedlce voivodeships, places named from Polish dobry ‘good’ + volya ‘will’. AC According to Bystron, it may alternatively have a nickname for a peasant who had been freed from serfdom. Compare Czech Dobrovolny.

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

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5,208 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,258 Military Records
1,606 Immigration Records
3,240 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Dobrowolski Families

  • Number of Dobrowolski families
     15 - 27
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Dobrowolski families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Dobrowolski census records

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Dobrowolski Family Origin

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Dobrowolski Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Dobrowolski

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Dobrowolski Family Occupations

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Military Service by Dobrowolski

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