Gascon Family History

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Gascon Name Meaning

French, Spanish (Gascón), and English: regional name for someone from the province of Gascony, Old French Gascogne (see Gascoigne).

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

Similar surnames: Gaston, Falcon, Bacon, Vasco, Basco, Glasson, Masson, Gasson, Gayton

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Gascon Family Origin

Where is the Gascon family from?

Gascon Family Occupations

What did your Gascon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gascon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Gascon's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gascon family was Apiarian. Farmer, Blacksmith and A Long Shore were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gascon.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • A Long Shore

  • Apiarian


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

Gascon Historical Records

What Gascon family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Gascon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gascon 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gascon. 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 622 military records available for the last name Gascon. For the veterans among your Gascon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gascon Life Expectancy

What is the average Gascon lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Gascon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Gascon in 1942 was 37, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gascon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gascon 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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