Cummiskey Family History

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Cummiskey Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Comiskey.

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


Similar surnames: Cumiskey, Comisky, Commings, Cummins, Crummey, Comiskey, Cumbie

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Cummiskey Family Origin

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Cummiskey Family Occupations

What did your Cummiskey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cummiskey family was Farmer. School Mistress, Servant and Farm Labour were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cummiskey. The most common Cummiskey occupation in Canada was School Mistress. 44% of Cummiskey's were School Mistresss.

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  • School Mistress

    44%
  • Servant

    22%
  • Farm Labour

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cummiskey ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cummiskey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cummiskey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cummiskey 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Cummiskey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Cummiskey. For the veterans among your Cummiskey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cummiskey Life Expectancy

What is the average Cummiskey lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2003, in the United States, Cummiskey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Cummiskey in 1944 was 65, and 84 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cummiskey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cummiskey 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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