History of your Surname
Get access to Koreski family records.Start a free trial

Koreski Family History

Koreski Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Koski, Poleski, Borski, Gorski, Gorecki, Moraski, Kopecki, Kotecki

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Koreski family from?

You can see how Koreski families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Koreski family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 2 Koreski families living in Washington. This was about 33% of all the recorded Koreski's in the USA. Washington had the highest population of Koreski families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Koreski surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Koreski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Carpenter and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Koreski. 30% of Koreski men worked as a Carpenter.

View Census data for Koreski | Data not to scale

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Carpenter
    30%
  • Coal Loader
    30%
  • Farmer
    20%
  • Laborer
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    100%
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Koreski family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 280 census records available for the last name Koreski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Koreski census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search US census records for Koreski

Passenger Lists

There are 40 immigration records available for the last name Koreski. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Koreski immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 83 military records available for the last name Koreski. For the veterans among your Koreski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Koreski military records

You've only scratched the surface of Koreski family history.

Discover More

What is the average Koreski lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2003, in the United States, Koreski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Koreski in 1968 was 72, and 89 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koreski

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Koreski family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial