Zaske Family History

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Zaske Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): variant of Zaschke, perhaps a habitational name from a place called Zatzschke in Saxony.

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

Similar surnames: Laske, Paske, Raske, Faske, Balke, Haske, Hase, Kuske, Kaske, Zale

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Zaske Family Origin

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Zaske Family Occupations

What did your Zaske ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Zaske. 31% of Zaske men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Zaske women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Zaske were Farm Labor and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Farm Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
  • Housekeeper
  • Teacher
  • Bookkeeper

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

Zaske Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Zaske. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zaske 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 134 immigration records available for the last name Zaske. 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 221 military records available for the last name Zaske. For the veterans among your Zaske ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zaske Life Expectancy

What is the average Zaske lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Zaske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Zaske in 1944 was 59, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zaske

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zaske 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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