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Polonious Family History

Polonious Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Pontious, Politis, Porteous, Pontius, Bolanos, Pagonis, Polonsky

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Where is the Polonious family from?

You can see how Polonious families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Polonious family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 2 Polonious families living in Louisiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Polonious's in the USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Polonious families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Polonious surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Polonious ancestors do for a living?

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


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Census Records

There are 11 census records available for the last name Polonious. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Polonious census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Polonious. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Polonious. For the veterans among your Polonious ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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