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Powanda Name Meaning

Polish (Poweda): occupational name for someone who smoked fish or meat, from powedzic ‘to smoke’, ‘cure (meat)’.

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


Similar surnames: Poland, Pond, Molenda, Prowant, Osada, Wand, Losada, Swanda, Koranda

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Powanda Family Origin

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Powanda Family Occupations

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Powanda Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Powanda Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Powanda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Powanda in 1944 was 35, and 81 in 2004.

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