Waskow Family History

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Waskow Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): of uncertain origin; probably a patronymic from a Slavic personal name.

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


Similar surnames: Wiskow, Wasko, Markow, Gasko, Wanko, Dassow, Pankow, Vasko, Rackow

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Waskow Family Origin

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Waskow Family Occupations

What did your Waskow ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Waskow. 23% of Waskow men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Waskow women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Waskow were Manager and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    23%
  • Laborer
    23%
  • Farm Laborer
    12%
  • Manager
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    50%
  • Stenographer
    50%

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

Waskow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Waskow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Waskow 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 417 immigration records available for the last name Waskow. 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 302 military records available for the last name Waskow. For the veterans among your Waskow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Waskow Life Expectancy

What is the average Waskow lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Waskow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Waskow in 1943 was 56, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Waskow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Waskow 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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