Mccaskill Family History

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Mccaskill Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Asgaill ‘son of Asgall’, a reduced Gaelic form of the Old Norse personal name Ásketill, composed of the elements óss, áss ‘god’ + ketill ‘kettle’.

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


Similar surnames: Mccaskey, Mccall, Castell, Mccorkle, Haskell, Mccahill, Mcmahill

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Mccaskill Family Origin

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Mccaskill Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mccaskill family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Work were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccaskill. The most common Mccaskill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Mccaskill's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Work

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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Mccaskill Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mccaskill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mccaskill 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mccaskill. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Mccaskill. For the veterans among your Mccaskill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mccaskill Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccaskill lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Mccaskill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Mccaskill in 1942 was 44, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mccaskill

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