Soskin Family History

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Soskin Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Soske, a pet form of Sore (see Sorin).

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

Similar surnames: Sorkin, Sosin, Sonkin, Baskin, Meskin, Peskin, Hoskin, Raskin, Eskin

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Soskin Family Origin

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Soskin Family Occupations

What did your Soskin ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Tailor and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Soskin. 29% of Soskin men worked as a Tailor

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Tailor
  • Traveller
  • Painter
  • Peddler

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer

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

Soskin Historical Records

What Soskin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Soskin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Soskin 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 885 immigration records available for the last name Soskin. 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 232 military records available for the last name Soskin. For the veterans among your Soskin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Soskin Life Expectancy

What is the average Soskin lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Soskin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Soskin in 1947 was 40, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Soskin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Soskin 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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