Hast Name Meaning

German: probably a habitational name from Haste near Wunstorf or Osnabrück. Dutch: nickname from Middle Dutch haest ‘hasty’. Swedish: soldier’s name, from hast ‘haste’, ‘hurry’. English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): reduced form of Hayhurst.

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

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Hast Family Origin

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Hast Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Shoemaker

    6%
  • A Farmer

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hast. The most common Hast occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Hast's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hast family was A Farmer.

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Hast Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Hast life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hast in 1953 was 53, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hast

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