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Haass Name Meaning

Variant of North German and Dutch Haas.

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


Similar surnames: Haase, Maass, Haasl, Hauss, Haas, Hass, Haese, Haack, Class, Lass

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Where is the Haass family from?

You can see how Haass families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Haass family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Haass families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Haass family living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Haass's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Haass families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Haass surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Haass ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Haass. 29% of Haass men worked as a Farmer and 43% of Haass women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Haass were Farm and Bookkeeper.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    29%
  • Butcher
    22%
  • Truck Driver
    15%
  • Farm
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    43%
  • Housewife
    29%
  • Bookkeeper
    29%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Haass. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haass 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 992 immigration records available for the last name Haass. 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 901 military records available for the last name Haass. For the veterans among your Haass ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Haass lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Haass life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Haass in 1955 was 36, and 79 in 2004.

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