Taskes Family History

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Taskes 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: Takes, Tasker, Taskey, Asker, Paske, Tasler, Kaske, Oakes, Eakes

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Taskes Family Origin

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Taskes Family Occupations

What did your Taskes ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Chief Wages Clerk At Tin Miner and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Taskes. 17% of Taskes men worked as a Chief Wages Clerk At Tin Miner and 67% of Taskes women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Taskes were Masons Labourer Heavy Worker and Household Duties Unpaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Chief Wages Clerk At Tin Miner
    17%
  • Colliery Hewer Retired
    17%
  • Electrical Fitter H M Dockyard
    17%
  • Masons Labourer Heavy Worker
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    67%
  • Dressmaker
    17%
  • Household Duties Unpaid
    17%

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

Taskes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 207 census records available for the last name Taskes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taskes 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 23 immigration records available for the last name Taskes. 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 3 military records available for the last name Taskes. For the veterans among your Taskes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taskes Life Expectancy

What is the average Taskes lifespan?

Between 1966 and 1998, in the United States, Taskes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Taskes in 1966 was 92, and 84 in 1998.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Taskes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taskes 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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