Wesolowski Family History

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Wesolowski Name Meaning

Polish (Wesolowski): habitational name for someone from any of the many places in Poland called Wesola, Wesolowo, or Wesolów, all named with Polish wesoly ‘pleasant’, ‘cheerful’.

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


Similar surnames: Wisniowski, Wnorowski, Sokolowski, Lisowski, Jaworowski, Zborowski

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Wesolowski Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Wesolowski name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Wesolowski. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    33%

  • England & Wales

    23%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    12%

  • Germanic Europe

    9%

  • Baltic States

    8%

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Wesolowski Family Origin

Where is the Wesolowski family from?

Wesolowski Family Occupations

What did your Wesolowski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wesolowski occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Wesolowski's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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

Wesolowski Historical Records

What Wesolowski family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Wesolowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wesolowski 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Wesolowski. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Wesolowski. For the veterans among your Wesolowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wesolowski Life Expectancy

What is the average Wesolowski lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Wesolowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Wesolowski in 1954 was 54, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wesolowski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wesolowski 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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