Lass Name Meaning

North German variant of Laas 2. Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained. English: nickname from Middle English lesse, lasse ‘smaller’ (from Old English l?ssa ‘less’), perhaps also used in the sense ‘younger’.

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


Similar surnames: Bass, Vass, Glass, Blass, Last, Pass, Fass, Gass, Nass, Lais

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Lass Family Origin

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Lass Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lass. A less common occupation for the Lass family was Tailor. The most common Lass occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Lass's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Tailor

    5%

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Lass Historical Records

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Lass Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Lass life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Lass in 1944 was 59, and 78 in 2004.

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