Cassar Family History

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Cassar Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of French Cassard, apparently a nickname for a clumsy person, from Old French casse(r) ‘to break’, with the addition of the pejorative suffix -ard.

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

Similar surnames: Vassar, Caesar, Cesar, Casso, Massar, Caspar, Cisar, Cassis, Massad

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Cassar Family Origin

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Cassar Family Occupations

What did your Cassar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Cassar occupation in the USA was Bar Tender. 14% of Cassar's were Bar Tenders. A less common occupation for the Cassar family was Fruit Store. Bar Tender, Engineer In Brewery and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cassar.

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  • Bar Tender

  • Engineer In Brewery

  • Farming

  • Fruit Store


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

Cassar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Cassar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cassar 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Cassar. 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 826 military records available for the last name Cassar. For the veterans among your Cassar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cassar Life Expectancy

What is the average Cassar lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Cassar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Cassar in 1962 was 55, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cassar 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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