Taskas Family History

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Taskas 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: Laska, Farkas, Takes, Tasker, Taras, Bakas, Masias, Tasca, Trakas

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Taskas Family Origin

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Taskas Family Occupations

What did your Taskas ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Colliery Hewer Heavy Wor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Taskas. 20% of Taskas men worked as a Colliery Hewer Heavy Wor and 50% of Taskas women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Taskas were Miner Shift Works and Unpaid Dom Du

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Colliery Hewer Heavy Wor
    20%
  • Colliery Onsetter (below)
    20%
  • Hawker
    20%
  • Miner Shift Works
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Domestic Servant
    17%
  • Domestic Service
    17%
  • Unpaid Dom Du
    17%

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

Taskas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 130 census records available for the last name Taskas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taskas 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 26 immigration records available for the last name Taskas. 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 12 military records available for the last name Taskas. For the veterans among your Taskas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taskas Life Expectancy

What is the average Taskas lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taskas 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Taskas

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