Cassese Family History

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Cassese Name Meaning

Italian: from Arabic qissis ‘priest’, perhaps a patronymic, but equally possibly a nickname for a learned or pious man, or alternatively denoting someone in the service of a priest or even the offspring of one.

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

Similar surnames: Cassis, Cassone, Calise, Marrese, Campise, Nasser, Caccese, Massee

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Cassese Family Origin

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Cassese Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Cassese occupation in the USA was Catholic Priste. 100% of Cassese's were Catholic Pristes.

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  • Catholic Priste


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Cassese Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Cassese. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cassese 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 756 immigration records available for the last name Cassese. 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 640 military records available for the last name Cassese. For the veterans among your Cassese ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cassese Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Cassese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Cassese in 1944 was 19, and 81 in 2004.

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