Podolski Family History

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Podolski Name Meaning

Polish, Ukrainian, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): regional name for someone from Podolia in Ukraine (Polish Podole, Yiddish podolye; a region which had a large Jewish population from the Middle Ages up to the Second World War), or a habitational name for someone from any of numerous other regions named Podole.

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

Similar surnames: Poleski, Sokolski, Topolski, Podolsky, Sadowski, Podgorski, Tobolski

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Podolski Family Origin

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Podolski Family Occupations

What did your Podolski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Podolski occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 50% of Podolski's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Podolski.

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  • Cabinet Maker

  • Laborer


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

Podolski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Podolski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Podolski 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Podolski. 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 508 military records available for the last name Podolski. For the veterans among your Podolski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Podolski Life Expectancy

What is the average Podolski lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Podolski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Podolski in 1959 was 40, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Podolski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Podolski 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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