Task Family History

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Task 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: Tack, Tak, Ask, Tash, Trask, Tank, Lask, Pask, Mask, Rask

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Task Family Origin

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Task Family Occupations

What did your Task ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Task. 9% of Task men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Task women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Task were Salesman and 00

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Manager
  • Proprietor
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • New Worker
  • Seamstress
  • 00

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

Task Historical Records

What Task family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Task. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Task 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 369 immigration records available for the last name Task. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Task. For the veterans among your Task ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Task Life Expectancy

What is the average Task lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Task life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Task in 1963 was 53, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Task

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Task 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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