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Kowalewski Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from places called Kowalew or Kowalewo, named with kowal ‘smith’. Jewish (from Poland): occupational name from the vocabulary word kowal ‘smith’, with the addition of the common surname ending -ewski.

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


Similar surnames: Kowalski, Koralewski, Kowalkowski, Kovaleski, Kozlowski, Zalewski

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Kowalewski Family Origin

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Kowalewski Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    67%
  • Stone Mason

    33%

In 1880, the most common Kowalewski occupation in the USA was Laborer. 67% of Kowalewski's were Laborers. Laborer and Stone Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kowalewski.

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Kowalewski Historical Records

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Kowalewski Life Expectancy

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