Kassem Family History

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Kassem Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic qasim ‘distributor’, ‘divider’. This was the name of a son of the Prophet Muhammad.

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

Similar surnames: Nasser, Kassel, Wasem, Kase, Massey, Kasten, Kessen, Sasse, Fasse

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Kassem Family Origin

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Kassem Family Occupations

What did your Kassem ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kassem occupation in the USA was Clerk In Hotel. 100% of Kassem's were Clerk In Hotels.

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  • Clerk In Hotel


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Kassem Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 141 census records available for the last name Kassem. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kassem census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 491 immigration records available for the last name Kassem. 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 Card

There are 68 military records available for the last name Kassem. For the veterans among your Kassem ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kassem Life Expectancy

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Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Kassem life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Kassem in 1966 was 78, and 72 in 2004.

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