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Hase Name Meaning

German: nickname for a swift runner or a timorous person, from Middle High German, Middle Low German hase ‘hare’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Hase ‘hare’. English: from a Middle English nickname, Hase, from Old English has ‘harsh, raucous, or hoarse voice’. Japanese: usually written with characters meaning ‘long valley’; habitational name from a place in Yamato (now Nara prefecture). Listed in the Shinsen shojiroku. Some bearers are descended from the Taira clan; they are found mainly in eastern Japan. Also pronounced Nagaya and Nagatani; the original pronunciation was Hatsuse, meaning ‘beginning of the strait’.

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


Similar surnames: Hose, Hare, Kase, Hale, Hass, Halse, Mase, Haser, Hake, Hasse

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Where is the Hase family from?

You can see how Hase families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hase family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hase families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 13 Hase families living in North Carolina. This was about 18% of all the recorded Hase's in the USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Hase families in 1840.
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What did your Hase ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hase. 25% of Hase men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Hase women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hase were Truck Driver and Housewife.

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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

  • Laborer
    25%
  • Farmer
    23%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Truck Driver
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    13%
  • Bookkeeper
    10%
  • Housekeeper
    10%
  • Housewife
    8%
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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Hase. 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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There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Hase. For the veterans among your Hase ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hase lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Hase life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hase in 1950 was 39, and 79 in 2004.

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