Sobieski Family History

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Sobieski Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from Sobieszyn, or Sobieska Wola, in Lublin voivodeship.

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

Similar surnames: Sobanski, Solinski, Sobecki, Sosinski, Sowinski, Sobolewski, Bobinski

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Sobieski Family Origin

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Sobieski Family Occupations

What did your Sobieski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sobieski family was Keeping House. Laborer, Blacksmith and Compositor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sobieski. The most common Sobieski occupation in the USA was Laborer. 40% of Sobieski's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Compositor

  • Keeping House


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

Sobieski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Sobieski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sobieski 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 578 immigration records available for the last name Sobieski. 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 885 military records available for the last name Sobieski. For the veterans among your Sobieski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sobieski Life Expectancy

What is the average Sobieski lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Sobieski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Sobieski in 1956 was 55, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sobieski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sobieski 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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