Gaslow Family History

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Gaslow 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: Maslow, Galow, Saslow, Zaslow, Gallow, Garlow, Jaslow, Kaslow, Callow

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Gaslow Family Origin

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Gaslow Family Occupations

What did your Gaslow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gaslow occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 50% of Gaslow's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gaslow.

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  • Carpenter

  • Laborer


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

Gaslow Historical Records

What Gaslow family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 209 census records available for the last name Gaslow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gaslow 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 25 immigration records available for the last name Gaslow. 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 30 military records available for the last name Gaslow. For the veterans among your Gaslow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaslow Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaslow lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2002, in the United States, Gaslow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Gaslow in 1964 was 66, and 86 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaslow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gaslow 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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