Piske Family History

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Piske Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): topographic name for someone living or farming on sandy soil, from Sorbian pesk ‘sand’.

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


Similar surnames: Pike, Pieske, Paske, Ciske, Riske, Meske, Zaske, Jeske, Limke, Pile

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Piske Family Origin

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Piske Family Occupations

What did your Piske ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Civil Servant Ministry Transport Vichill and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Piske. 34% of Piske men worked as a Civil Servant Ministry Transport Vichill and 40% of Piske women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Piske were Locomotive Erector and U D D Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Civil Servant Ministry Transport Vichill
    34%
  • Leave Eyneer fitter
    34%
  • Locomotive Erector
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    40%
  • Domestic Worker
    20%
  • No Occupation
    20%
  • U D D Unpaid Domestic Duties
    20%

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

Piske Historical Records

What Piske family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Piske. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Piske 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 488 immigration records available for the last name Piske. 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 368 military records available for the last name Piske. For the veterans among your Piske ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Piske Life Expectancy

What is the average Piske lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2003, in the United States, Piske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Piske in 1943 was 34, and 74 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Piske

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Piske 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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