Gasser Family History

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Gasser Name Meaning

German and Swiss German (also Gässer) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic name for someone who lived in a side street or alley, from a derivative of Middle High German gazze, German Gasse, Yiddish gas.

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


Similar surnames: Gassner, Wasser, Gassler, Kasser, Lasser, Grasser, Ganser, Gaiser

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Gasser Family Origin

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Gasser Family Occupations

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  • Labourer (General)

    12%
  • Bargeman

    6%
  • Boatbuilder

    6%
  • Butcher & Grocer

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gasser family was Butcher & Grocer. The most common Gasser occupation in the UK was Labourer (General). 12% of Gasser's were Labourer (General)s. Labourer (General), Bargeman and Boatbuilder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gasser.

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Gasser Historical Records

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Gasser Life Expectancy

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