Poniatowski Family History

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Poniatowski Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from any of various places called Poniatowo, Poniatowa, or Poniatów, named with the personal name Poniat, from Old Slavic poneteti ‘to set light to’, ‘to kindle’.

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


Similar surnames: Ignatowski, Piatkowski, Mosakowski, Witowski, Poplawski, Janikowski

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Poniatowski Family Occupations

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Poniatowski Historical Records

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Poniatowski Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Poniatowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Poniatowski in 1944 was 32, and 71 in 2004.

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