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Pawula Family History

Pawula 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: Padula, Pakula, Paula, Paul, Parola, Palla, Pala, Bakula, Paule

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Where is the Pawula family from?

You can see how Pawula families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pawula family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 3 Pawula families living in Illinois. This was 100% of all the recorded Pawula's in USA. Illinois had the highest population of Pawula families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pawula surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Pawula ancestors do for a living?

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

What Pawula family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 101 census records available for the last name Pawula. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pawula 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 103 immigration records available for the last name Pawula. 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 32 military records available for the last name Pawula. For the veterans among your Pawula ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Pawula lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Pawula life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Pawula in 1963 was 77, and 54 in 2004.

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