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Mosko Family History

Mosko Name Meaning

Polish (Mosko), Ukrainian, Slovak (Moško), and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from the personal name Mosko, a Slavic pet form of Moses.

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


Similar surnames: Misko, Bosko, Mesko, Mosso, Rosko, Gasko, Marko, Mosco, Melko, Milko

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Where is the Mosko family from?

You can see how Mosko families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mosko family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Mosko families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 2 Mosko families living in Ontario. This was 100% of all the recorded Mosko's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Mosko families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mosko surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mosko ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mosko. 34% of Mosko men worked as a Laborer and 43% of Mosko women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mosko were Farmer and Seamstress.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    34%
  • Miner
    12%
  • Salesman
    12%
  • Farmer
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    43%
  • Packer
    29%
  • Seamstress
    29%
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What Mosko family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mosko. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mosko census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 461 immigration records available for the last name Mosko. 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 Cards

There are 478 military records available for the last name Mosko. For the veterans among your Mosko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mosko lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Mosko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mosko in 1949 was 70, and 80 in 2004.

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