Polis Name Meaning

Dutch and German: from an altered form of the personal name Paulus (see Paul).

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


Similar surnames: Polin, Kolis, Polit, Polus, Poli, Puls, Toles, Solis, Pals, Palos

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Polis Family Origin

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Polis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Boat Man

    11%
  • Boater & Carpenter

    11%
  • Chair Maker

    11%

In 1880, the most common Polis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Polis's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Polis family was Chair Maker. Farmer, Boat Man and Boater & Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Polis.

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Polis Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Polis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Polis in 1956 was 56, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Polis

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