Waskiewicz Family History

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Waskiewicz Name Meaning

Polish (Waskiewicz or Waszkiewicz): patronymic from Wasek, a pet form of the personal name Wasyl, Polish form of Greek Basileios (see Basil).

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


Similar surnames: Waszkiewicz, Jaskiewicz, Jankiewicz, Paskiewicz, Staskiewicz

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Waskiewicz Family Origin

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Waskiewicz Family Occupations

What did your Waskiewicz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Waskiewicz. 16% of Waskiewicz men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Waskiewicz women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Waskiewicz were Bar Tender and Weaver

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    16%
  • Farmer
    5%
  • Machinist
    5%
  • Bar Tender
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    10%
  • Waitress
    7%
  • Housework
    5%
  • Weaver
    5%

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

Waskiewicz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Waskiewicz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Waskiewicz 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 447 immigration records available for the last name Waskiewicz. 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 780 military records available for the last name Waskiewicz. For the veterans among your Waskiewicz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Waskiewicz Life Expectancy

What is the average Waskiewicz lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Waskiewicz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Waskiewicz in 1962 was 73, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Waskiewicz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Waskiewicz 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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