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Szylkowski Family History

Szylkowski 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: Szymkowski, Szalkowski, Szatkowski, Szydlowski, Zyskowski, Sulkowski

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Where is the Szylkowski family from?

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

What did your Szylkowski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Polisher was the top reported job for people in the USA named Szylkowski. 100% of Szylkowski men worked as a Polisher. .

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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

  • Polisher
    100%
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What Szylkowski family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 39 census records available for the last name Szylkowski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Szylkowski 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 23 immigration records available for the last name Szylkowski. 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 8 military records available for the last name Szylkowski. For the veterans among your Szylkowski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Szylkowski lifespan?

Between 1958 and 1991, in the United States, Szylkowski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Szylkowski in 1958 was 53, and 43 in 1991.

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