Caisse Family History

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Caisse Name Meaning

French: metonymic occupational name for a chest maker, from Middle French caisse ‘wooden chest’ (derivative of Latin capsa). This surname has sometimes been Americanized as Case.

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

Similar surnames: Case, Chausse, Caison, Cosse, Masse, Faison, Caissie, Cisse, Chasse

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Caisse Family Origin

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Caisse Family Occupations

What did your Caisse ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Caisse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Caisse's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Caisse family was Engineer On Tug. Farmer, Works In Cotton Mill and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Caisse.

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  • Farmer

  • Works In Cotton Mill

  • Carpenter

  • Engineer On Tug


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

Caisse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Caisse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caisse 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 351 immigration records available for the last name Caisse. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 748 military records available for the last name Caisse. For the veterans among your Caisse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Caisse Life Expectancy

What is the average Caisse lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Caisse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Caisse in 1956 was 33, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caisse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Caisse 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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