Polus Family History

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Polus Name Meaning

Polish (Polus): from a pet form of the personal name Pol. French: variant of Paulhus.

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

Similar surnames: Polek, Polis, Polin, Poll, Oles, Sobus, Bogus, Pawlus, Polt, Plum

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Polus Family Origin

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Polus Family Occupations

What did your Polus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Polus family was Carpenter. The most common Polus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Polus's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Polus.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Polus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Polus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Polus 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 344 immigration records available for the last name Polus. 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 397 military records available for the last name Polus. For the veterans among your Polus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Polus Life Expectancy

What is the average Polus lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Polus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Polus in 1948 was 39, and 60 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Polus 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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