Esco Family History

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Esco Name Meaning

English: probably an altered spelling of Askew. This is a southern U.S. name, concentrated in AL and GA. Compare Escoe, Escue, and Eskew. American spelling of Finnish or Estonian Esko, from a personal name derived from Swedish Eskil (see Eskildsen).

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


Similar surnames: Escoe, Escue, Asch, Elmo, Raco, Elo, Vasco, Esch, Fusco, Besco

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Esco Family Origin

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Esco Family Occupations

What did your Esco ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Esco occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Esco's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Esco family was Farm Laborer. Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Esco.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%

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

Esco Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Esco Life Expectancy

What is the average Esco lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Esco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Esco in 1945 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Esco

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Esco 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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