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Kasak Family History

Kasak Name Meaning

Polish: nickname from Old Polish kasać się ‘to gird oneself’.

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


Similar surnames: Kasa, Basa, Rusak, Lasek, Bosak, Wasik, Kolak, Kobak, Kusiak, Korsak

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Where is the Kasak family from?

You can see how Kasak families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kasak family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Kasak families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 4 Kasak families living in Nebraska. This was 100% of all the recorded Kasak's in USA. Nebraska had the highest population of Kasak families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kasak surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Kasak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stengrapher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Kasak. 47% of Kasak men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Kasak women worked as a Stengrapher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kasak were Accountant and Housekeeper. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    47%
  • Farmer
    24%
  • Salesman
    16%
  • Accountant
    16%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stengrapher
    50%
  • Housekeeper
    50%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kasak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kasak census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 595 immigration records available for the last name Kasak. 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 Cards

There are 278 military records available for the last name Kasak. For the veterans among your Kasak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Kasak lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Kasak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Kasak in 1964 was 79, and 78 in 2003.

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