patronymic surname, formed from the medieval given name Pask. Pask in turn is thought to be derived from theMiddle English word "paske," which meant "Easter."
Early Origins of the Paskough family
Cornwall where Hugo filius Pasch' is listed in the Rotuli Hundredorum in that County in 1279. John Pascowe was listed in a record as being in that county in 1443, and a Paskell Langdon, who died in 1606 was in some instances recorded as Pascowe.
Early History of the Paskough family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Paskough research.
Another 49 words (4 lines of text) covering the years 1601, 1662, 1620, 1645, 1660 and 1661 are included under the topic Early Paskough History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Paskough Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Pasco, Pascoe, Pascow, Pask, Paske, Pasque and others.
Early Notables of the Paskough family (pre 1700)
Another 25 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Paskough Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Paskough family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Nathaniell Pascoe, who came to Barbados in 1657; Nathaniel Pask (perhaps the same as the aforementioned), who was on record in Pennsylvania in 1682; Abraham Pascoe, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1682.
Paskough Family Crest Products