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Poplawski Family History

Poplawski Name Meaning
Polish (Poplawski): habitational name for someone from any of various places called Poplawy, named with poplaw ‘current’, ‘flowing water’, or a topographic name for someone who lived near a river.

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

10,529 Historical Documents with Poplawski on Ancestry.com
3,941 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,306 Military Records
1,149 Immigration Records
2,306 Census and Voter Lists
1,827 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Poplawski Families

  • Number of Poplawski families
     12 - 21
     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 Poplawski last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Poplawski Family Origin

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Poplawski Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Poplawski families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Poplawski

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Poplawski Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Poplawski census records

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Military Service by Poplawski

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