Gaskinn Family History

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Gaskinn 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, Haskins, Baskind

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Gaskinn Family Origin

Where is the Gaskinn family from?

Gaskinn Family Occupations

What did your Gaskinn ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Gaskinn occupation in the UK was Waterman. 100% of Gaskinn's were Watermans.

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  • Waterman


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

Gaskinn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 28 census records available for the last name Gaskinn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gaskinn 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 Gaskinn. 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 military records available for the last name Gaskinn. For the veterans among your Gaskinn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaskinn Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaskinn lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gaskinn 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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