Gasca Family History

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Gasca Name Meaning

Aragonese and also Catalan: ethnic name from the feminine form of Gasc ‘Basque’.

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

Similar surnames: Gasch, Tasca, Gaska, Basa, Gama, Gaia, Mascia, Vasco, Gatica, Gaona

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Gasca Family Origin

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Gasca Family Occupations

What did your Gasca ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gasca. 31% of Gasca men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Gasca women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gasca were Farmer and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Circus Acrobat
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Dressmaker
  • Housekeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Gasca Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gasca. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gasca 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gasca. 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 202 military records available for the last name Gasca. For the veterans among your Gasca ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gasca Life Expectancy

What is the average Gasca lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Gasca life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Gasca in 1962 was 44, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gasca

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gasca 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.

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