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Hasse Family History

Hasse Name Meaning

German and Dutch: variant of Hass 1. English: topographic name from an unattested Old English word, hasse ‘coarse grass’, or a habitational name from a minor place, such as The Hasse in Soham, Cambridgeshire, named from this word.

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


Similar surnames: Halse, Hase, Masse, Hassel, Chasse, Hanse, Hass, Halle, Sasse, Basse

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Where is the Hasse family from?

You can see how Hasse families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hasse family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hasse families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Hasse family living in Indiana. This was about 50% of all the recorded Hasse's in the USA. Indiana and 1 other state had the highest population of Hasse families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hasse surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hasse ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hasse. 19% of Hasse men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Hasse women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hasse were Farm Laborer and Teacher.

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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
    19%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Farm Laborer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    9%
  • Stenographer
    8%
  • Maid
    7%
  • Teacher
    7%
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What Hasse family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Hasse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hasse 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Hasse. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Hasse. For the veterans among your Hasse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hasse lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Hasse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Hasse in 1947 was 52, and 79 in 2004.

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