Paske Family History

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Paske Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Pask. Danish (Paaske): from a vernacular short form of the Latin personal name Paschalis (see Pascal), or perhaps a nickname for someone who was born at Easter, påske, or had some other particular connection with that time of year, such as owing a feudal obligation then. German: from an eastern (Slavic) short form of the medieval personal names Paschasius or Paschalis (see Pascal). German: habitational name from Paska in Thuringia. German (Päske): from an eastern (Slavic) short form of the personal name Petrus (see Peter).

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

Similar surnames: Pask, Paskey, Kaske, Laske, Faske, Pasko, Zaske, Pasker, Raske, Hase

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Paske Family Origin

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Paske Family Occupations

What did your Paske ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Paske family was Wagon Maker. The most common Paske occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Paske's were Farmers. Farmer, Peddling Tin Ware and Policeman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paske.

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  • Farmer

  • Peddling Tin Ware

  • Policeman

  • Wagon Maker


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Paske Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Paske. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Paske 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 680 immigration records available for the last name Paske. 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 534 military records available for the last name Paske. For the veterans among your Paske ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Paske Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Paske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Paske in 1957 was 53, and 82 in 2004.

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