Masker Family History

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Masker Name Meaning

English or Scottish: unexplained. German and Dutch: probably a variant of Maske.

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

Similar surnames: Master, Maser, Marker, Tasker, Macker, Masser, Maske, Halker, Asker

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Masker Family Origin

Where is the Masker family from?

Masker Family Occupations

What did your Masker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Hat Block Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Masker. The most common Masker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Masker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Masker family was Hatter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Hat Block Maker

  • Hatter


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

Masker Historical Records

What Masker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Masker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Masker 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 485 immigration records available for the last name Masker. 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 939 military records available for the last name Masker. For the veterans among your Masker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Masker Life Expectancy

What is the average Masker lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Masker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Masker in 1958 was 36, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Masker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Masker 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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