Huskey Family History

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Huskey Name Meaning

English (Warwickshire) and Scottish (Stirling, Lanarkshire, West Lothian): unexplained. Americanized form of German Huske or Hueske.

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

Similar surnames: Duskey, Huske, Husky, Kaskey, Hussey, Lukey, Bushey, Poskey, Luskey

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Huskey Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Huskey name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Huskey. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Huskey Family Origin

Where is the Huskey family from?

Huskey Family Occupations

What did your Huskey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Huskey. The most common Huskey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Huskey's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Huskey family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Huskey Historical Records

What Huskey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Huskey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huskey 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 574 immigration records available for the last name Huskey. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Huskey. For the veterans among your Huskey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Huskey Life Expectancy

What is the average Huskey lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Huskey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Huskey in 1945 was 22, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Huskey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Huskey 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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