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Gwozdz Name Meaning

Polish (Gwózdz): from gwózdz ‘nail’, applied either as a metonymic occupational name for a nailmaker or as a nickname for a tall, thin person.

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


Similar surnames: Gold, Wood, Glod, Grosz, Drozd, Gloede, Goody, Goelz, Sword, Goude

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Gwozdz Family Origin

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Gwozdz Family Occupations

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Gwozdz Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Gwozdz Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Gwozdz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gwozdz in 1956 was 51, and 76 in 2004.

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