Waskey Family History

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Waskey Name Meaning

Americanized form of Polish Wasko or a similar name.

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

Similar surnames: Kaskey, Caskey, Paskey, Wasko, Easley, Mankey, Haske, Askey, Wasley

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Waskey Family Origin

Where is the Waskey family from?

Waskey Family Occupations

What did your Waskey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Waskey family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Miller and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Waskey. The most common Waskey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Waskey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Miller

  • Carpenter

  • Farm Laborer


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

Waskey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Waskey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Waskey 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 115 immigration records available for the last name Waskey. 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 540 military records available for the last name Waskey. For the veterans among your Waskey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Waskey Life Expectancy

What is the average Waskey lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Waskey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Waskey in 1950 was 64, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Waskey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Waskey 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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