Gajewski Family History

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Gajewski Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from any of the various places named Gaj (from gaj ‘grove’), Gajew, or Gajewo.

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

Similar surnames: Majewski, Rajewski, Galewski, Grajewski, Lojewski, Krajewski

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Gajewski Family Origin

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Gajewski Family Occupations

What did your Gajewski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gajewski occupation in the USA was Grocer. 50% of Gajewski's were Grocers. Grocer and Works At Rolling Mill were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gajewski.

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  • Grocer

  • Works At Rolling Mill


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gajewski ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gajewski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Gajewski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gajewski census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gajewski. 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.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Gajewski. For the veterans among your Gajewski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gajewski Life Expectancy

What is the average Gajewski lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Gajewski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Gajewski in 1945 was 42, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gajewski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gajewski ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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