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Hasson Family History

Hasson Name Meaning

English Irish (Derry) and Scottish: variant of Hassan . Jewish (Sephardic): nickname from Hebrew ḥason ‘strong robust’; or from an archaic personal name of the same etymology. Muslim (Yemen Iraq and Syria): from the Arabic personal name Ḥassūn related to Hasan .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Masson, Hanson, Hassan, Husson, Sasson, Hason, Parson, Gaston, Caston

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Where is the Hasson family from?

You can see how Hasson families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hasson family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hasson families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 11 Hasson families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 32% of all the recorded Hasson's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Hasson families in 1840.
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What did your Hasson ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hasson. 18% of Hasson men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Hasson women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hasson were Clerk and Saleslady. .

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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
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Clerk
  • Teacher
  • Stenographer
  • Saleslady
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Hasson. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Hasson. For the veterans among your Hasson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hasson lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Hasson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hasson in 1944 was 39, and 78 in 2004.

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