Leask Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place, now called Pitlurg, in the parish of Slains, Aberdeen. The name is first recorded in 1380 in the form Lask, but its origin is not known.

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


Similar surnames: Lask, Leys, Lees, Laske, Lease, Lesky, Leese, Laas, Leas, Lias

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Leask Family Origin

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Leask Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Book Keeper

    11%
  • Clerk Drygoods

    11%
  • Drives Truck

    11%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leask family was Drives Truck. The most common Leask occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 11% of Leask's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Book Keeper and Clerk Drygoods were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leask.

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Leask Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, Leask life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Leask in 1964 was 89, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leask

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