Kasson Family History

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Kasson Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of the Hungarian habitational name Kászon, from a place so named, also the name of the river on which it stands, from Slavic kvasn ‘sour’.

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

Similar surnames: Kassen, Cason, Passon, Hasson, Wasson, Musson, Karson, Nasso, Jasso

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Kasson Family Origin

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Kasson Family Occupations

What did your Kasson ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer


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Kasson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Kasson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kasson 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 507 immigration records available for the last name Kasson. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Kasson. For the veterans among your Kasson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kasson Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Kasson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Kasson in 1956 was 82, and 74 in 2004.

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