Olshansky Family History

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Olshansky Name Meaning

Jewish (from Ukraine and Belarus), Ukrainian, and Belorussian: habitational name for someone from Olshana or Olshanka in Ukraine, or Olshany in Belarus. Americanized form of Polish and Jewish (from Poland) Olszanski.

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


Similar surnames: Olsavsky, Olszanski, Warshawsky, Kuchinsky, Lansky, Lashinsky

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Olshansky Family Origin

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Olshansky Family Occupations

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Olshansky Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Olshansky Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Olshansky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Olshansky in 1963 was 68, and 71 in 2004.

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