Gaskill Family History

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Gaskill Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from Gatesgill in Cumbria, so named from Old Norse geit ‘goat’ + skáli ‘shelter’.

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


Similar surnames: Gill, Haskell, Grill, Garrell, Lasell, Haskin, Castell, Askin

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Gaskill Family Origin

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Gaskill Family Occupations

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  • Clerk

    17%
  • Capt. Ship

    8%
  • Engineer

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%

In 1881, clerk, Capt. Ship and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaskill. The most common Gaskill occupation in Canada was Clerk. 17% of Gaskill's were Clerks. A less common occupation for the Gaskill family was Farmer.

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Gaskill Historical Records

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Gaskill Life Expectancy

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