Laskin Family History

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Laskin Name Meaning

Russian and Belorussian: nickname from Russian and Belorussian laska ‘favor’; ‘weasel’ + the eastern Slavic possessive suffix -in. Jewish (from Belarus): either of the same origin as 1, or fromthe personal name Laske, a pet form of the Biblical name Elazar (see Lazar).

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

Similar surnames: Raskin, Lakin, Haskin, Baskin, Larkin, Slatkin, Lipkin, Askin, Bassin

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Laskin Family Origin

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Laskin Family Occupations

What did your Laskin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, At School and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Laskin. 6% of Laskin men worked as an At School and 58% of Laskin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Laskin were Fitter (aircraft Labourer) and Cleaner

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • At School
  • Cowman
  • Engineer general Smith Heavy Acetylene Walter W
  • Fitter (aircraft Labourer)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Boot shoe Heel Builder
  • Chef Caterer
  • Cleaner

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

Laskin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Laskin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laskin 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 Laskin. 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 437 military records available for the last name Laskin. For the veterans among your Laskin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laskin Life Expectancy

What is the average Laskin lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Laskin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Laskin in 1956 was 32, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laskin

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