Lesko Family History

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Lesko Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from a place called Lesko, named with Polish les, dialect form of standard Polish las ‘forest’. from the personal name Leszko, a pet form of Lech.

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

Similar surnames: Lesky, Leske, Mesko, Jesko, Lacko, Lello, Lasko, Leshko, Berko, Gasko

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Lesko Family Origin

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Lesko Family Occupations

What did your Lesko ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Lesko. 86% of Lesko men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Storekeeper

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

Lesko Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Lesko. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lesko 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Lesko. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Lesko. For the veterans among your Lesko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lesko Life Expectancy

What is the average Lesko lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Lesko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lesko in 1949 was 47, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lesko

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lesko 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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