Drass Name Meaning

German: of uncertain derivation. It could be a variant of Drasch, from the Slavic stem dragi ‘dear’, as in the personal name Dragomir. Alternatively, it may be a variant of Drasse, perhaps from a Germanic personal name formed with thras (an element of uncertain etymology).

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


Similar surnames: Dress, Dross, Brass, Krass, Draus, Ross, Dragos, Grass, Ress, Blass

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Drass Family Origin

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Drass Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    30%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Boatsman U. S. N.

    10%
  • Builder

    10%

In 1880, the most common Drass occupation in the USA was Laborer. 30% of Drass's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Drass family was Builder. Laborer, Farmer and Boatsman U. S. N. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drass.

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Drass Historical Records

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Drass Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1968 and 2004, Drass life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Drass in 1968 was 73, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Drass

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