Haskins Family History

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Haskins Name Meaning

English: patronymic form of Haskin. Irish: variant of Haskin 2.

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

Similar surnames: Harkins, Hawkins, Haskin, Hoskins, Gaskins, Hankins, Huskins

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Haskins Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Haskins name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Haskins. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Benin/Togo


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Haskins Family Origin

Where is the Haskins family from?

Haskins Family Occupations

What did your Haskins ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Haskins occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Haskins's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Labourer and Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haskins. A less common occupation for the Haskins family was Wheelwright.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Labourer

  • Laundress

  • Wheelwright


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

Haskins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 114,000 census records available for the last name Haskins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haskins 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Haskins. 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 18,000 military records available for the last name Haskins. For the veterans among your Haskins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Haskins Life Expectancy

What is the average Haskins lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Haskins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Haskins in 1943 was 36, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haskins

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haskins 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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