Fasnacht Family History

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Fasnacht Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: from Fastnacht ‘Shrovetide carnival’, ‘Shrove Tuesday’ (literally ‘fast eve’); probably, like Fasching, it was a nickname for a lively, exuberant person or someone born between Christmas and Lent, in particular on Shrove Tuesday.

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


Similar surnames: Fassnacht, Flach, Spach, Harnack, Nacht, Lasch, Schacht, Habenicht

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Fasnacht Family Origin

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Fasnacht Family Occupations

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  • Architect

    50%
  • Teacher Of Modern Languages

    50%

In 1881, the most common Fasnacht occupation in the UK was Architect. 50% of Fasnacht's were Architects. Architect and Teacher Of Modern Languages were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fasnacht.

Source: Census data for Fasnacht | Data not to scale

Fasnacht Historical Records

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Fasnacht Life Expectancy

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