Gaskings Family History

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Gaskings 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: Hastings, Haskins, Askins, Gaskins, Baskins, Haskin, Hawkins, Hacking

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Gaskings Family Origin

Where is the Gaskings family from?

Gaskings Family Occupations

What did your Gaskings ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Die Sinker and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gaskings. The most common Gaskings occupation in the USA was Die Sinker. 50% of Gaskings's were Die Sinkers.

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  • Die Sinker

  • Farming


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

Gaskings Historical Records

What Gaskings family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 217 census records available for the last name Gaskings. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gaskings 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 Gaskings

Passenger List

There are 54 immigration records available for the last name Gaskings. 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 17 military records available for the last name Gaskings. For the veterans among your Gaskings ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaskings Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaskings lifespan?

Between 1972 and 1989, in the United States, Gaskings life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Gaskings in 1972 was 78, and 75 in 1989.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaskings

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gaskings 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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