Hast Name Meaning

German: probably a habitational name from Haste near Wunstorf or Osnabrück. Dutch: nickname from Middle Dutch haest ‘hasty’. Swedish: soldier’s name, from hast ‘haste’, ‘hurry’. English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): reduced form of Hayhurst.

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


Similar surnames: Hart, Host, Last, Haist, Mast, Hass, Hase, Hasty, Hatt, Bast

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Hast Family Origin

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Hast Family Occupations

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  • Clergyman Minister Of B,ham Hebrew Congregation

    20%
  • Light Keeper

    20%
  • Pensioner R N

    20%
  • Solicitors Clerk

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hast family was Solicitors Clerk. The most common Hast occupation in the UK was Clergyman Minister Of B,ham Hebrew Congregation. 20% of Hast's were Clergyman Minister Of B,ham Hebrew Congregations. Clergyman Minister Of B,ham Hebrew Congregation, Light Keeper and Pensioner R N were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hast.

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Between 1953 and 2004, Hast life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hast in 1953 was 53, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hast

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