Gase Family History

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Gase Name Meaning

German (also Gäse): unexplained; perhaps a nickname from Polish ges ‘goose’ or a cognate word in a related Slavic language.

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

Similar surnames: Kase, Game, Garb, Hase, Gause, Nase, Gast, Rase, Gabe, Lass

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Gase Family Origin

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Gase Family Occupations

What did your Gase ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gase occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Gase's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gase family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Wagon Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gase.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Wagon Maker

  • Carpenter


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

Gase Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gase. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gase 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 446 immigration records available for the last name Gase. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gase. For the veterans among your Gase ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gase Life Expectancy

What is the average Gase lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Gase life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Gase in 1962 was 72, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gase

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gase 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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