De Haas Family History

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De Haas Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch hase, haes ‘hare’, preceded by the definite article de, a nickname for someone thought to resemble a hare, or a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a hare.

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

Similar surnames: De Haan, De Valk, De Hart, Haas, De Raad, De Waal, De Pauw, De Heer

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De Haas Family Origin

Where is the De Haas family from?

De Haas Family Occupations

What did your De Haas ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common De Haas occupation in the UK was Book Binder Employing 3 Men & 1 Boy. 17% of De Haas's were Book Binder Employing 3 Men & 1 Boys. Book Binder Employing 3 Men & 1 Boy, Cigar Maker and Drover were the top 3 reported jobs worked by De Haas. A less common occupation for the De Haas family was Jeweller.

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  • Book Binder Employing 3 Men & 1 Boy

  • Cigar Maker

  • Drover

  • Jeweller


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

De Haas Historical Records

What De Haas family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name De Haas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, De Haas 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 642 immigration records available for the last name De Haas. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name De Haas. For the veterans among your De Haas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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De Haas Life Expectancy

What is the average De Haas lifespan?

Between 1976 and 2003, in the United States, De Haas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for De Haas in 1976 was 60, and 47 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for De Haas

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your De Haas 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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