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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  • Bookseller Manager (P)

    5%
  • Chelsea Pensioner

    5%
  • Coffee House Keeper

    5%
  • Commercial Traveller Fcy Goods

    5%

In 1881, the most common Haas occupation in the UK was Bookseller Manager (P). 5% of Haas's were Bookseller Manager (P)s. Bookseller Manager (P), Chelsea Pensioner and Coffee House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haas. A less common occupation for the Haas family was Commercial Traveller Fcy Goods.

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Haas Historical Records

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Haas Life Expectancy

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United States

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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haas

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