Warshaw Family History

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Warshaw Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from the city of Warsaw, capital of Poland (see Warshawsky).

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


Similar surnames: Wareham, Ramshaw, Kershaw, Marshak, Warsaw, Earnshaw, Bagshaw

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Warshaw Family Origin

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Warshaw Family Occupations

What did your Warshaw ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Warshaw occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 50% of Warshaw's were Farm Laborers. A less common occupation for the Warshaw family was Keeping House. Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Warshaw.

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  • Farm Laborer

    50%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%

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

Warshaw Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Warshaw Life Expectancy

What is the average Warshaw lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Warshaw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Warshaw in 1957 was 61, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Warshaw

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Warshaw 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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