Kowalsky Family History

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Kowalsky Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Kowalski.

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


Similar surnames: Kovalsky, Kovalski, Rogalsky, Polansky, Podolsky, Rozansky, Kolinsky

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Kowalsky Family Origin

Where is the Kowalsky family from?

Kowalsky Family Occupations

What did your Kowalsky ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kowalsky. The most common Kowalsky occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Kowalsky's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kowalsky family was Cook.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Barber

    7%
  • Cook

    7%

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

Kowalsky Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kowalsky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kowalsky 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kowalsky. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Kowalsky. For the veterans among your Kowalsky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kowalsky Life Expectancy

What is the average Kowalsky lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Kowalsky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kowalsky in 1946 was 51, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kowalsky

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kowalsky 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.

Famous Kowalsky Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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