Duskin Family History

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Duskin Name Meaning

Russian: unexplained. Bulgarian: derivative of Duska, the feminine form of the male personal name Dusan; alternatively from a pet form of Radus.

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


Similar surnames: Ruskin, Dustin, Baskin, Laskin, Miskin, Raskin, Austin, Dulin, Durkin

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Duskin Family Origin

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Duskin Family Occupations

What did your Duskin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duskin. A less common occupation for the Duskin family was Cigar Maker. The most common Duskin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Duskin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Cigar Maker

    5%

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Duskin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Duskin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duskin 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 Duskin. 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 Duskin. For the veterans among your Duskin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duskin Life Expectancy

What is the average Duskin lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Duskin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Duskin in 1961 was 83, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duskin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Duskin 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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