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Karbowski Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from Karbowo in Torun voivodeship, a place so named from Polish karbowy ‘overseer (of farm laborers)’, from karbowac ‘to make notches’, i.e. to keep records.

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


Similar surnames: Karnowski, Karwowski, Tarkowski, Zarnowski, Tarnowski, Sarnowski

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Karbowski Family Origin

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Karbowski Family Occupations

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Karbowski Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Karbowski Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Karbowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Karbowski in 1955 was 53, and 84 in 2004.

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