Zabriskie Family History

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Zabriskie Name Meaning

Altered form of Polish Zabrzyski (topographic name for someone who lived ‘beyond the birch tree’, from Polish za ‘beyond’ + brzezie (brzoza) ‘birch tree’) or Zabrzeski (habitational name from a place called Zabrzeg, named with za ‘beyond’ + brzeg ‘bank’).

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


Similar surnames: Zaborski, Zaborowski, Zagorski, Zalewski, Zabinski, Babinski

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Zabriskie Family Origin

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Zabriskie Family Occupations

What did your Zabriskie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Zabriskie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Zabriskie's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zabriskie. A less common occupation for the Zabriskie family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    3%

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Zabriskie Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Zabriskie Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Zabriskie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Zabriskie in 1946 was 62, and 79 in 2004.

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