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Wielgus Family History

Wielgus Name Meaning
Polish: nickname from the Old Polish and dialect term wielgus, denoting a big, tall, thickset man.

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

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3,271 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
378 Military Records
292 Immigration Records
900 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Wielgus Families

  • Number of Wielgus families
     9 - 16
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    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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Wielgus Family Origin

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Wielgus Family Occupations

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Military Service by Wielgus

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