Massing Family History

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Massing Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named in Bavaria.

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

Similar surnames: Hassing, Mossing, Rossing, Maring, Messing, Lansing, Lossing, Wissing

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Massing Family Origin

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Massing Family Occupations

What did your Massing ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Massing family was Clergyman. The most common Massing occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 23% of Massing's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Farmer and Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Massing.

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  • Keeping House

  • Farmer

  • Shoe Maker

  • Clergyman


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Massing ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Massing Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Massing. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Massing 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 581 immigration records available for the last name Massing. 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 795 military records available for the last name Massing. For the veterans among your Massing ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Massing Life Expectancy

What is the average Massing lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Massing life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Massing in 1958 was 32, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Massing

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Massing ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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