Taskis Family History

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Taskis 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: Haskin, Takes, Laski, Laskin, Tasker, Cassis, Raskin, Askin, Tassin

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Taskis Family Origin

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Taskis Family Occupations

What did your Taskis ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Taskis. 29% of Taskis men worked as a Farm Labourer and 60% of Taskis women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Taskis were Saw Mills Labourer H M Dockyard and Invoice Clerk In Electrical Manofarturers

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
    29%
  • Bricklayer
    15%
  • Gen Mason Bricklayer
    15%
  • Saw Mills Labourer H M Dockyard
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    60%
  • Wife
    20%
  • Incapacitated
    10%
  • Invoice Clerk In Electrical Manofarturers
    10%

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

Taskis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 413 census records available for the last name Taskis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taskis 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 31 immigration records available for the last name Taskis. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Taskis. For the veterans among your Taskis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taskis Life Expectancy

What is the average Taskis lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Taskis 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 Taskis

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