Wasko Family History

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Wasko Name Meaning

Polish (Wasko): from a pet form of the personal name Wasyl (see Wasil) or of Iwan, a vernacular form of Latin Johannes (see John). Ukrainian: see Vasko.

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

Similar surnames: Walko, Pasko, Vasko, Jasko, Gasko, Wasco, Wanko, Witko, Marko, Misko

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Wasko Family Origin

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Wasko Family Occupations

What did your Wasko ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Coal Mining and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wasko. The most common Wasko occupation in the USA was Coal Mining. 33% of Wasko's were Coal Minings. A less common occupation for the Wasko family was House Mover.

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  • Coal Mining

  • Farmer

  • House Mover


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

Wasko Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Wasko. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wasko 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Wasko. 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 Wasko. For the veterans among your Wasko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wasko Life Expectancy

What is the average Wasko lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Wasko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Wasko in 1950 was 48, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wasko

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wasko 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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