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Rakowski Family History

Rakowski Name Meaning
Polish, Ukrainian, Belorussian, and Jewish (from Poland): habitational name for someone from any of several places named Rakowo and Raków, including one south of Warsaw and another in Belarus, which was a frontier town between Poland and the Soviet Union from 1921 to 1939.

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

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7,039 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
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1,663 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Rakowski Families

  • Number of Rakowski families
     23 - 43
     8 - 22
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Rakowski Family Origin

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Rakowski Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Rakowski

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Rakowski Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Rakowski census records

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Military Service by Rakowski

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