Poles Name Meaning

English: variant of Pole. It is not clear why there is a significant subset of Italian forenames with this surname.

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

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Poles Family Origin

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Poles Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    38%
  • Farmer

    24%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Poles family was Keeping House. The most common Poles occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Poles's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Poles.

Source: Census data for Poles | Data not to scale

Poles Historical Records

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Poles Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Poles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Poles in 1949 was 43, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Poles

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