Plaskett Family History

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Plaskett Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Old French plasquet, a diminutive of plascq ‘damp meadow’.

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


Similar surnames: Paskett, Plunkett, Baskett, Blackett, Pallett, Bassett, Platt

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Plaskett Family Origin

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Plaskett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Cap. W.S. Light Ship

    6%

In 1880, the most common Plaskett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Plaskett's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Plaskett family was Cap. W.S. Light Ship. Farmer, Coal Miner and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plaskett.

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Plaskett Historical Records

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Plaskett Life Expectancy

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