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Jasso Name Meaning

possibly Basque: variant spelling of Jaso. In some cases possibly an altered spelling of French Jassot, a topographic name from a derivative of jas ‘resting place for animals’.

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


Similar surnames: Basso, Tasso, Jaso, Lasso, Casso, Masso, Sasso, Nasso, Bosso, Jacko

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Where is the Jasso family from?

You can see how Jasso families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jasso family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Jasso families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 22 Jasso families living in Texas. This was 100% of all the recorded Jasso's in USA. Texas had the highest population of Jasso families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Jasso surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Jasso ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Jasso. 52% of Jasso men worked as a Laborer and 27% of Jasso women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jasso were Farm Laborer and Packer. .

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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
    52%
  • Farming
    10%
  • New Worker
    8%
  • Farm Laborer
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
    27%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Housekeeper
    14%
  • Packer
    14%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Jasso. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jasso 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Jasso. 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 556 military records available for the last name Jasso. For the veterans among your Jasso ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Jasso lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Jasso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Jasso in 1955 was 37, and 69 in 2004.

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