Haas Name Meaning

Dutch, German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle Dutch, Middle High German hase, German Hase ‘hare’, hence a nickname for a swift runner or a timorous or confused person, but in some cases perhaps a habitational name from a house distinguished by the sign of a hare. As a Jewish name it can also be an ornamental name or one of names selected at random from vocabulary words by government officials when surnames became compulsory.

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


Similar surnames: Hass, Haar, Haag, Haan, Haaf, Haus, Faas, Hans, Baas, Laas

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Haas Family Origin

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Haas Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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Haas Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Haas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Haas in 1943 was 28, and 76 in 2004.

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