Podgorski Family History

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Podgorski Name Meaning

Polish (Podgórski) and Jewish (from Poland): habitational name for someone from places called Podgóra, Podgóry, Podgórki, or Podgorze, or topographic name for someone who lived at the foot of a hill, from pod ‘under’ + góra ‘hill’, ‘mountain’.

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

Similar surnames: Podgurski, Zagorski, Pomorski, Podolski, Gorski, Polanski, Potocki

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Podgorski Family Origin

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Podgorski Family Occupations

What did your Podgorski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Podgorski occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Podgorski's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer


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Podgorski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Podgorski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Podgorski 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 863 immigration records available for the last name Podgorski. 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 760 military records available for the last name Podgorski. For the veterans among your Podgorski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Podgorski Life Expectancy

What is the average Podgorski lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Podgorski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Podgorski in 1944 was 40, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Podgorski

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