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Podgorski Family History

Podgorski Name Meaning
Polish (Podgórski) and Jewish (from Poland): habitational name for someone from places called Podgóra, Podgóry, Podgórki, or Podgorze, or topographic name for someone who lived at the foot of a hill, from pod ‘under’ + góra ‘hill’, ‘mountain’.

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

9,535 Historical Documents with Podgorski on Ancestry.com
4,149 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
710 Military Records
802 Immigration Records
1,981 Census and Voter Lists
1,893 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Podgorski Families

  • Number of Podgorski families
     12 - 22
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    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 Podgorski last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Podgorski census records

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Podgorski Family Origin

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Podgorski Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Podgorski

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Podgorski Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Podgorski census records

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Military Service by Podgorski

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