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Vassar Name Meaning

Altered form of French Vasseur, a status name for a vassal in feudal society, from Old French vasseor, vasseur ‘vassal’. Compare French Levasseur.

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

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Vassar Family Origin

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Vassar Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Vassar family was Keeping House. The most common Vassar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Vassar's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vassar.

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Vassar Historical Records

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Vassar Life Expectancy

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