Nass Name Meaning

English: variant of Ness. German: from Middle High German naz ‘wet’, a nickname for a heavy drinker or a topographic name for someone living on wet land.

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

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Nass Family Origin

Where is the Nass family from?

SHOW MORE

Nass Family Occupations

What did your Nass ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, the most common Nass occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Nass's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nass family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nass.

Source: Census data for Nass | Data not to scale

Nass Historical Records

What Nass family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Nass ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Nass

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Nass Life Expectancy

What is the average Nass lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nass 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Nass life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Nass in 1955 was 36, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nass

Famous Nass Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Look up another name