Gasey Family History

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Gasey Name 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: Rasey, Casey, Basey, Kasey, Vasey, Carey, Hase, Paley, Maser, Pusey

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Gasey Family Origin

Where is the Gasey family from?

Gasey Family Occupations

What did your Gasey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Wigg Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gasey. A less common occupation for the Gasey family was Works In Rubbermill. The most common Gasey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Gasey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Wigg Maker

  • Works In Rubbermill


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

Gasey Historical Records

What Gasey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 655 census records available for the last name Gasey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gasey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Gasey

Passenger List

There are 203 immigration records available for the last name Gasey. 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 120 military records available for the last name Gasey. For the veterans among your Gasey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gasey Life Expectancy

What is the average Gasey lifespan?

Between 1963 and 1999, in the United States, Gasey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Gasey in 1963 was 80, and 71 in 1999.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gasey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gasey 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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