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Jezierski Family History

Jezierski Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from Jezioro, Jeziory, Jeziora, or Jezierzyce, all places named with jezioro ‘lake’.

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


Similar surnames: Jezewski, Kazmierski, Siekierski, Jelinski, Cegielski, Jaworski

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Where is the Jezierski family from?

You can see how Jezierski families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jezierski family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 6 Jezierski families living in Illinois. This was about 15% of all the recorded Jezierski's in the USA. Illinois and 2 other states had the highest population of Jezierski families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Jezierski surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Jezierski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Jezierski. 41% of Jezierski men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Jezierski women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jezierski were Farmer and New Worker.

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*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

  • Laborer
    41%
  • Carpenter
    13%
  • New Worker
    10%
  • Farmer
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    25%
  • Waitress
    25%
  • Maid
    25%
  • New Worker
    25%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Jezierski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jezierski census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 722 immigration records available for the last name Jezierski. 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 Cards

There are 474 military records available for the last name Jezierski. For the veterans among your Jezierski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Jezierski lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Jezierski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Jezierski in 1963 was 73, and 71 in 2004.

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