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Odwazny Family History

Odwazny Surname 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: Wazny, Rodway, Wozny, Odland, Ordway, Podany, Zelazny, Kwasny, Dazey

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Where is the Odwazny family from?

You can see how Odwazny families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Odwazny family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Odwazny family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Odwazny's in USA. New York had the highest population of Odwazny families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Odwazny surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Odwazny ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Odwazny. 67% of Odwazny men worked as a Laborer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Machinist
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Census Records

There are 104 census records available for the last name Odwazny. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Odwazny census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 32 immigration records available for the last name Odwazny. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 33 military records available for the last name Odwazny. For the veterans among your Odwazny ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Odwazny lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Odwazny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Odwazny in 1966 was 83, and 65 in 2003.

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