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Wielgus Name Meaning

Polish: nickname from the Old Polish and dialect term wielgus, denoting a big, tall, thickset man.

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


Similar surnames: Wilgus, Wirkus, Mietus, Wiles, Fergus, Wells, Welge, Wilusz, Viegas

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Wielgus Family Origin

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Wielgus Family Occupations

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Wielgus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wielgus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wielgus 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 Wielgus. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Wielgus. For the veterans among your Wielgus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wielgus Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Wielgus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Wielgus in 1961 was 58, and 82 in 2004.

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