Mccaskey Family History

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Mccaskey Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Ascaidh ‘son of Ascadh’, a Gaelic pet form of the Old Norse personal name Ásketill (see McCaskill).

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


Similar surnames: Mccoskey, Mccauley, Mccusker, Caskey, Mccarney, Mccaskill, Mccloskey

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Mccaskey Family Origin

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Mccaskey Family Occupations

What did your Mccaskey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mccaskey. A less common occupation for the Mccaskey family was Laborer. The most common Mccaskey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Mccaskey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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

Mccaskey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mccaskey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mccaskey 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mccaskey. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Mccaskey. For the veterans among your Mccaskey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mccaskey Life Expectancy

What is the average Mccaskey lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Mccaskey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Mccaskey in 1954 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mccaskey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mccaskey 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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