Pospisil Family History

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Pospisil Name Meaning

Czech (Pospíšil): nickname for an impatient or active individual, from Czech pospíšit ‘to be in a hurry’.

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


Similar surnames: Doskocil, Popish, Pessin, Postel, Posson, Voisin, Bossie, Ossi

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Pospisil Family Origin

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Pospisil Family Occupations

What did your Pospisil ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pospisil. The most common Pospisil occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Pospisil's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pospisil family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

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

Pospisil Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pospisil. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pospisil 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Pospisil. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Pospisil. For the veterans among your Pospisil ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pospisil Life Expectancy

What is the average Pospisil lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Pospisil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Pospisil in 1953 was 33, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pospisil 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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