Taskett Family History

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Taskett 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: Baskett, Haskett, Paskett, Hackett, Hassett, Foskett, Basnett

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Taskett Family Origin

Where is the Taskett family from?

Taskett Family Occupations

What did your Taskett ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Taskett. The most common Taskett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Taskett's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Taskett family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Taskett ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Taskett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 313 census records available for the last name Taskett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taskett 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 10 immigration records available for the last name Taskett. 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 39 military records available for the last name Taskett. For the veterans among your Taskett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taskett Life Expectancy

What is the average Taskett lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2002, in the United States, Taskett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Taskett in 1966 was 85, and 91 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Taskett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taskett 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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