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De Haas Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch hase, haes ‘hare’, preceded by the definite article de, a nickname for someone thought to resemble a hare, or a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a hare.

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


Similar surnames: De Haan, De Valk, De Hart, Haas, De Raad, De Waal, De Pauw, De Heer

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Where is the De Haas family from?

You can see how De Haas families moved over time by selecting different census years. The De Haas family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most De Haas families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 30 De Haas families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 59% of all the recorded De Haas's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of De Haas families in 1880.
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What did your De Haas ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name De Haas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, De Haas census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name De Haas. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name De Haas. For the veterans among your De Haas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average De Haas lifespan?

Between 1976 and 2003, in the United States, De Haas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for De Haas in 1976 was 60, and 47 in 2003.

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