Mesko Family History

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Mesko Name Meaning

Slovak (Meško): from a pet form of the personal name Mecislav. Slovenian (Meško): probably from a derivative of the personal name Mihael (see Michael).

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

Similar surnames: Misko, Melko, Lesko, Mosko, Jesko, Berko, Manko, Benko, Ferko, Milko

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Mesko Family Origin

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Mesko Family Occupations

What did your Mesko ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mesko. 43% of Mesko men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Mesko women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mesko were Baker and Winder

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Labor
  • Miner
  • Baker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Machine Operator
  • New Worker
  • Winder

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

Mesko Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mesko. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mesko 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 524 immigration records available for the last name Mesko. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Mesko. For the veterans among your Mesko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mesko Life Expectancy

What is the average Mesko lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Mesko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Mesko in 1963 was 71, and 71 in 2004.

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