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Wolkow Family History

Wolkow Name Meaning
Polish (Wolków): from a possessive derivative of wolek ‘little bullock’ (see Wolek 2).

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

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Name Distribution of Wolkow Families

  • Number of Wolkow families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Wolkow families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Wolkow last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Wolkow Family Origin

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Wolkow Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Wolkow

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Wolkow Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Military Service by Wolkow

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