Gaskein Family History

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Gaskein 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: Haskin, Laskin, Raskin, Askin, Baskin, Paskin, Gaskin, Stein, Asker

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Gaskein Family Origin

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Gaskein Family Occupations

What did your Gaskein ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Gaskein occupation in the UK was Surgeon. 100% of Gaskein's were Surgeons.

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  • Surgeon


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

Gaskein Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19 census records available for the last name Gaskein. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gaskein 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 3 immigration records available for the last name Gaskein. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gaskein. For the veterans among your Gaskein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaskein Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gaskein 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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