Gaskil Family History

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Gaskil 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: Basil, Haskin, Laski, Laskin, Vasil, Raskin, Askin, Baskin, Kaskie

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Gaskil Family Origin

Where is the Gaskil family from?

Gaskil Family Occupations

What did your Gaskil ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gaskil occupation in the USA was Farms. 25% of Gaskil's were Farmss. Farms, Constable and Dealing In Staves were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaskil. A less common occupation for the Gaskil family was Farming.

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  • Farms

  • Constable

  • Dealing In Staves

  • Farming


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

Gaskil Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 779 census records available for the last name Gaskil. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gaskil 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 Gaskil

Passenger List

There are 24 immigration records available for the last name Gaskil. 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 62 military records available for the last name Gaskil. For the veterans among your Gaskil ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaskil Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaskil lifespan?

Between 1991 and 1995, in the United States, Gaskil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Gaskil in 1991 was 40, and 26 in 1995.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaskil

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gaskil 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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