Wishnowski Family History

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Wishnowski Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Milanowski, Pijanowski, Iwanowski, Sosnowski, Lisowski, Wisniowski

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Wishnowski Family Origin

Where is the Wishnowski family from?

Wishnowski Family Occupations

What did your Wishnowski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wishnowski occupation in the USA was Dry Goods. 100% of Wishnowski's were Dry Goodss.

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  • Dry Goods


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

Wishnowski Historical Records

What Wishnowski family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 359 census records available for the last name Wishnowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wishnowski 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 39 immigration records available for the last name Wishnowski. 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 29 military records available for the last name Wishnowski. For the veterans among your Wishnowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wishnowski Life Expectancy

What is the average Wishnowski lifespan?

Between 1970 and 1998, in the United States, Wishnowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Wishnowski in 1970 was 59, and 80 in 1998.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wishnowski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wishnowski 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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