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Pawelek Family History

Pawelek Name Meaning
Polish (Pawelek): from a pet form of the personal name Pawel (see Pawel).

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

7,408 Historical Documents with Pawelek on Ancestry.com
2,702 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
444 Military Records
361 Immigration Records
1,020 Census and Voter Lists
2,881 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Pawelek Families

  • Number of Pawelek families
     9 - 15
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Pawelek last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Pawelek census records

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Pawelek Family Origin

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Pawelek Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Pawelek

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Pawelek Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Pawelek census records

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Military Service by Pawelek

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