Gask Family History

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Gask 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: Ask, Lask, Pask, Mask, Rask, Kask, Mark, Pak, Ras, Bank

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Gask Family Origin

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Gask Family Occupations

What did your Gask ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gask occupation in the USA was Store Keeper. 100% of Gask's were Store Keepers.

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  • Store Keeper


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

Gask Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gask. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gask 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 293 immigration records available for the last name Gask. 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 427 military records available for the last name Gask. For the veterans among your Gask ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gask Life Expectancy

What is the average Gask lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Gask life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Gask in 1968 was 69, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gask

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gask 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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