Askelson Family History

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Askelson Name Meaning

Scandinavian: patronymic from a reduced form of the Old Norse personal name Ásketill (see Haskell).

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


Similar surnames: Kelson, Aspenson, Asleson, Estenson, Okeson, Alverson, Abelson

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Askelson Family Origin

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Askelson Family Occupations

What did your Askelson ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Beauty Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Askelson. 19% of Askelson men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Askelson women worked as a Beauty Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Askelson were Farm Hand and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    19%
  • Farm Laborer
    10%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Farm Hand
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Beauty Operator
    15%
  • Dishwasher
    15%
  • Farmer
    15%
  • Housekeeper
    15%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Askelson Historical Records

What Askelson family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Askelson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Askelson 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 54 immigration records available for the last name Askelson. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 112 military records available for the last name Askelson. For the veterans among your Askelson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Askelson Life Expectancy

What is the average Askelson lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Askelson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Askelson in 1957 was 42, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Askelson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Askelson 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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