Polzin Family History

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Polzin Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named in East Pomerania.

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

Similar surnames: Wollin, Polman, Polin, Pollen, Kollin, Volin, Polan, Polcyn, Palin

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Polzin Family Origin

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Polzin Family Occupations

What did your Polzin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Polzin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Polzin's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Polzin. A less common occupation for the Polzin family was No Occupation.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Grocer

  • No Occupation


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

Polzin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Polzin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Polzin 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Polzin. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Polzin. For the veterans among your Polzin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Polzin Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Polzin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Polzin in 1949 was 42, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Polzin 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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