Walski Family History

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Walski Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from any of the many places in Poland named with Polish waly ‘ramparts’, ‘dikes’.

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

Similar surnames: Wolski, Waleski, Zaluski, Molski, Rajski, Kanski, Kowalski, Wolsky

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Walski Family Origin

Where is the Walski family from?

Walski Family Occupations

What did your Walski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Walski occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Walski's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Walski family was Works In Plow Factory. Farmer, Laborer and Peddler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walski.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Peddler

  • Works In Plow Factory


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

Walski Historical Records

What Walski family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Walski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Walski 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 397 immigration records available for the last name Walski. 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 537 military records available for the last name Walski. For the veterans among your Walski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Walski Life Expectancy

What is the average Walski lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Walski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Walski in 1954 was 43, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Walski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Walski 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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