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Pask Name Meaning

English: from a medieval vernacular short form of the personal name Pascal, Latin Paschalis (see Pascal).

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


Similar surnames: Paske, Pack, Pass, Pasko, Park, Mask, Plass, Pasek, Kast, Pash

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Where is the Pask family from?

You can see how Pask families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pask family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Pask families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there were 2 Pask families living in Ohio. This was about 67% of all the recorded Pask's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Pask families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pask surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Pask ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Pask. 31% of Pask men worked as a Farmer and 23% of Pask women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pask were Contractor and Operator. .

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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

  • Farmer
    31%
  • Laborer
    27%
  • Mechanic
    7%
  • Contractor
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housework
    23%
  • Housekeeper
    23%
  • Clerk
    12%
  • Operator
    12%
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Census Records

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Pask. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pask 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Pask. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Pask. For the veterans among your Pask ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Pask lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Pask life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Pask in 1962 was 49, and 70 in 2004.

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