Gaskamp Family History

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Gaskamp Name Meaning

German: topographic name, possibly from Westphalian Gast ‘barley’ (standard German Gerste) + kamp ‘field’, ‘domain’.

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

Similar surnames: Aukamp, Telkamp, Seekamp, Niekamp, Bomkamp, Hasenkamp, Kamp, Stamp

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Gaskamp Family Origin

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Gaskamp Family Occupations

What did your Gaskamp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gaskamp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Gaskamp's were Farmers. Farmer and Lab Wholesale Gro were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gaskamp.

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  • Farmer

  • Lab Wholesale Gro


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

Gaskamp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 635 census records available for the last name Gaskamp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gaskamp 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 37 immigration records available for the last name Gaskamp. 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 97 military records available for the last name Gaskamp. For the veterans among your Gaskamp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaskamp Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaskamp lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Gaskamp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Gaskamp in 1964 was 54, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaskamp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gaskamp 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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