Laski Family History

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Laski Name Meaning

Polish (Laski) and Jewish (from Poland): habitational name from Lasko (now Lask) in Sieradz voivodeship, named with laz, lazy ‘clearing in a forest’. Hungarian: habitational name for someone from a place called Lask in Zemplén county, near the northeastern border of Hungary.

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

Similar surnames: Lask, Lasko, Laske, Slaski, Laska, Lasky, Ulanski, Last, Lesky

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Laski Family Origin

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Laski Family Occupations

What did your Laski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Laski. 9% of Laski men worked as a Laborer and 7% of Laski women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Laski were Labor and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Clerk
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
  • Maid
  • Waitress
  • Clerk

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Laski Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Laski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laski 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Laski. 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 682 military records available for the last name Laski. For the veterans among your Laski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laski Life Expectancy

What is the average Laski lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Laski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Laski in 1954 was 65, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laski 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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