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Wesolek Family History

Wesolek Name Meaning
Polish (Wesolek): nickname from wesolek ‘jester’, ‘prankster’, ‘merry Andrew’.

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

7,872 Historical Documents with Wesolek on Ancestry.com
1,624 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
389 Military Records
279 Immigration Records
1,185 Census and Voter Lists
4,395 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Wesolek Families

  • Number of Wesolek families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    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 Wesolek last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Wesolek census records

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Wesolek Family Origin

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Wesolek Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Wesolek

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Wesolek Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Wesolek census records

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Military Service by Wesolek

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