Huske Family History

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Huske Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Husk. East German: variant of Huschka. German (Hüske): topographic name for someone who lived in a very small (stone) house, from the diminutive form of Middle Low German hus ‘house’.

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

Similar surnames: Hueske, Hucke, Huse, Buske, Muske, Hulse, Humke, Hase, Kuse, Duke

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Huske Family Origin

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Huske Family Occupations

What did your Huske ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Cashier Of Bank and Dress Making were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Huske. A less common occupation for the Huske family was Laborer. The most common Huske occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 25% of Huske's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

  • Cashier Of Bank

  • Dress Making

  • Laborer


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

Huske Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Huske. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huske 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 344 immigration records available for the last name Huske. 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 271 military records available for the last name Huske. For the veterans among your Huske ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Huske Life Expectancy

What is the average Huske lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Huske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Huske in 1949 was 47, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Huske

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Huske 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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