Eskin Family History

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Eskin Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus): metronymic from Yiddish personal name Eske, a pet form of Ester (see Esther).

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


Similar surnames: Etkin, Meskin, Elkin, Peskin, Estis, Lakin, Askin, Temkin, Belkin

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Eskin Family Origin

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Eskin Family Occupations

What did your Eskin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Accounting Clerk and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Eskin. 34% of Eskin men worked as an Accounting Clerk and 43% of Eskin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Eskin were Tobacconist And Confectus and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Accounting Clerk
    34%
  • Retail Meat Inspect
    34%
  • Tobacconist And Confectus
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    43%
  • Domestic Help (maid)
    15%
  • Domestic Servant
    15%
  • Housewife
    15%

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

Eskin Historical Records

What Eskin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Eskin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eskin 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 994 immigration records available for the last name Eskin. 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 350 military records available for the last name Eskin. For the veterans among your Eskin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eskin Life Expectancy

What is the average Eskin lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Eskin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Eskin in 1961 was 69, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eskin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eskin 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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