Gaske Family History

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Gaske 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: Paske, Kaske, Laske, Raske, Faske, Zaske, Haske, Vaske, Maske, Asker

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Gaske Family Origin

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Gaske Family Occupations

What did your Gaske ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gaske occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Gaske's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gaske.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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

Gaske Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gaske. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gaske 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 135 immigration records available for the last name Gaske. 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 170 military records available for the last name Gaske. For the veterans among your Gaske ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaske Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaske lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Gaske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Gaske in 1966 was 68, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaske

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gaske 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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