Pokorski Family History

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Pokorski Name Meaning

nickname for a unassertive or humble man, from Polish pokora ‘submission’ + -ski, suffix of surnames. Compare Pokorny. habitational name from Pokorze in Skierniewice voivodeship.

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


Similar surnames: Pomorski, Pozorski, Skorski, Polkowski, Okonski, Zagorski, Sokolski

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Pokorski Family Origin

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Pokorski Family Occupations

What did your Pokorski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pokorski. 11% of Pokorski men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Pokorski women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pokorski were New Worker and Trimmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    11%
  • Farming
    6%
  • Clerk
    4%
  • New Worker
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    11%
  • Clerk
    7%
  • Servant
    7%
  • Trimmer
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Pokorski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pokorski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pokorski 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 290 immigration records available for the last name Pokorski. 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 669 military records available for the last name Pokorski. For the veterans among your Pokorski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pokorski Life Expectancy

What is the average Pokorski lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Pokorski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Pokorski in 1955 was 55, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pokorski

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