Pauwels Family History

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Pauwels Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: patronymic from the personal name Pauwel, a vernacular form of Paul.

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


Similar surnames: Pauls, Bauwens, Pawel, Pantel, Garrels, Pals, Rauls, Papes, Paule

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Pauwels Family Origin

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Pauwels Family Occupations

What did your Pauwels ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pauwels occupation in the USA was Waiter. 100% of Pauwels's were Waiters.

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  • Waiter

    100%

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Pauwels Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pauwels Life Expectancy

What is the average Pauwels lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Pauwels life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Pauwels in 1963 was 68, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pauwels

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pauwels 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.

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