Pawelek Family History

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Pawelek Name Meaning

Polish (Pawelek): from a pet form of the personal name Pawel (see Pawel).

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

Similar surnames: Pawlik, Pawel, Pawlak, Pawlus, Pawley, Palek, Pacek, Gawlik, Zelek

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Pawelek Family Origin

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Pawelek Family Occupations

What did your Pawelek ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pawelek. The most common Pawelek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Pawelek's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter


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

Pawelek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pawelek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pawelek 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 377 immigration records available for the last name Pawelek. 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 485 military records available for the last name Pawelek. For the veterans among your Pawelek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pawelek Life Expectancy

What is the average Pawelek lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Pawelek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Pawelek in 1952 was 75, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pawelek 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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