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Deskin Family Origin

Where is the Deskin family from?

Deskin Family Occupations

What did your Deskin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Coal Miner and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deskin. The most common Deskin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Deskin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Deskin family was Brakeman.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Brakeman

    4%

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

Deskin Historical Records

What Deskin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Deskin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deskin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Deskin

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Deskin. 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 Deskin. For the veterans among your Deskin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deskin Life Expectancy

What is the average Deskin lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Deskin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Deskin in 1957 was 42, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deskin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deskin 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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