Esker Name Meaning

German (Westphalia): unexplained.

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

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Esker Family Origin

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Esker Family Occupations

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  • Cooper

    33%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Barber

    8%
  • Carraige Maker

    8%

In 1880, Cooper, Farmer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Esker. A less common occupation for the Esker family was Carraige Maker. The most common Esker occupation in the USA was Cooper. 33% of Esker's were Coopers.

Source: Census data for Esker | Data not to scale

Esker Historical Records

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Esker Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2003, Esker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Esker in 1958 was 54, and 86 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Esker

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