Kaske Family History

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Kaske Name Meaning

from a Silesian pet form of the Slavic personal name Lukášek, Slavic pet form of Lucas. (Silesian and East Prussian) from a Slavic word meaning ‘duck’ (Polish kaczka; Czech kacka), hence a nickname for someone thought to resemble a duck, or a metonymic occupational name for a breeder or keeper of ducks.

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

Similar surnames: Paske, Kaste, Kase, Kaake, Vaske, Kaska, Raske, Kuske, Kaskel, Maske

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Kaske Family Origin

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Kaske Family Occupations

What did your Kaske ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kaske. 32% of Kaske men worked as a Laborer and 37% of Kaske women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kaske were New Worker and Sorter

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Machine Operator
  • Meat Packer
  • Sorter

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

Kaske Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kaske. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kaske 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 357 immigration records available for the last name Kaske. 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 391 military records available for the last name Kaske. For the veterans among your Kaske ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kaske Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Kaske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Kaske in 1954 was 58, and 84 in 2004.

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