Esco Family History

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Esco Name Meaning

English: probably an altered spelling of Askew. This is a southern U.S. name, concentrated in AL and GA. Compare Escoe, Escue, and Eskew. American spelling of Finnish or Estonian Esko, from a personal name derived from Swedish Eskil (see Eskildsen).

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


Similar surnames: Escoe, Escue, Asch, Elmo, Raco, Elo, Vasco, Esch, Fusco, Besco

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Esco Family Origin

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Esco Family Occupations

What did your Esco ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Esco. 19% of Esco men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Esco women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Esco were Mechanic and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    19%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Farming
    5%
  • Mechanic
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    14%
  • Homework
    11%
  • Maid
    9%
  • Housekeeper
    6%

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

Esco Historical Records

What Esco family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Esco. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Esco 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 126 immigration records available for the last name Esco. 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 592 military records available for the last name Esco. For the veterans among your Esco ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Esco Life Expectancy

What is the average Esco lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Esco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Esco in 1945 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Esco

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Esco 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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