Saskin Family History

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Saskin Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Haskin, Laskin, Salkin, Raskin, Askin, Baskin, Soskin, Paskin, Sassin

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Saskin Family Origin

Where is the Saskin family from?

Saskin Family Occupations

What did your Saskin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Proprietor and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Saskin. 15% of Saskin men worked as a Proprietor and 50% of Saskin women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Saskin were Care Laker and Manager

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Proprietor
    15%
  • Salesman
    15%
  • Buyer
    8%
  • Care Laker
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    50%
  • Bookkeeper
    17%
  • Guide
    17%
  • Manager
    17%

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

Saskin Historical Records

What Saskin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 326 census records available for the last name Saskin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Saskin 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 123 immigration records available for the last name Saskin. 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 47 military records available for the last name Saskin. For the veterans among your Saskin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Saskin Life Expectancy

What is the average Saskin lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2000, in the United States, Saskin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Saskin in 1970 was 45, and 89 in 2000.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Saskin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Saskin 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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