Trask Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from Thirsk in North Yorkshire, named from an unattested Old Scandinavian word, thresk ‘marsh’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Ask, Brack, Train, Trias, Raak, Rank, Raso, Tracy, Prisk, Traub

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Trask Family Origin

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Trask Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Fisherman

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Sailor

    9%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Trask family was Sailor. Farmer, Fisherman and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trask. The most common Trask occupation in Canada was Farmer. 24% of Trask's were Farmers.

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Trask Historical Records

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Trask Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Trask life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1954. The average life expectancy for Trask in 1944 was 23, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trask

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