Heskin Family History

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Heskin Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hUiscin, which has also been Anglicized as Waters, although it is unlikely to have been derived from uisce ‘water’. Scandinavian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Haskin, Heslin, Diskin, Heekin, Harkin, Meskin, Hoskin, Eskin, Hesson

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Heskin Family Origin

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Heskin Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    7%
  • Bricklayer

    7%
  • Collier

    7%
  • Cotton Spinning Overlooker

    7%

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In 1881, Annuitant, Bricklayer and Collier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heskin. The most common Heskin occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 7% of Heskin's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Heskin family was Cotton Spinning Overlooker.

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Heskin Life Expectancy

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