Gaskill Family History

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Gaskill Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from Gatesgill in Cumbria, so named from Old Norse geit ‘goat’ + skáli ‘shelter’.

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


Similar surnames: Gill, Haskell, Grill, Garrell, Lasell, Haskin, Castell, Askin

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Gaskill Family Origin

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Gaskill Family Occupations

What did your Gaskill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gaskill family was Farming. The most common Gaskill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Gaskill's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaskill.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    3%

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Gaskill Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Gaskill ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Gaskill Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaskill lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, Gaskill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Gaskill in 1947 was 40, and 75 in 2004.

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