Cumiskey Family History

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Cumiskey Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Comiskey.

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


Similar surnames: Cummiskey, Comisky, Comiskey, Rickey, Crissey, Briskey, Duskey

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Cumiskey Family Origin

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Cumiskey Family Occupations

What did your Cumiskey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cumiskey family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cumiskey. The most common Cumiskey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Cumiskey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Grocer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Cumiskey Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cumiskey Life Expectancy

What is the average Cumiskey lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Cumiskey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Cumiskey in 1962 was 79, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cumiskey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cumiskey ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Cumiskey Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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