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Zawisza Name Meaning

Polish: from the Old Polish personal name Zawisza, which is possibly a derivative of zawist ‘jealousy’, ‘envy’.

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


Similar surnames: Kalisz, Kasza, Wisz, Zawislak, Kalista, Zawada, Zaremba, Danis

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Zawisza Family Origin

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Zawisza Family Occupations

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Zawisza Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Zawisza Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Zawisza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Zawisza in 1957 was 68, and 76 in 2004.

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