Hasting Family History

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Hasting Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the comparatively rare Anglo-Norman French personal name Hasten(c), Hastang, assimilated to Hastings. The personal name is of Old Norse origin, composed of the elements há ‘high’ + steinn ‘stone’.

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


Similar surnames: Hastings, Harting, Astin, Hassing, Harding, Haskin, Lanting, Haston

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Hasting Family Origin

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Hasting Family Occupations

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

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  • Dressmaker

    8%
  • Iron Moulder

    8%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Publican

    5%

In 1881, the most common Hasting occupation in the UK was Dressmaker. 8% of Hasting's were Dressmakers. A less common occupation for the Hasting family was Publican. Dressmaker, Iron Moulder and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hasting.

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Hasting Historical Records

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Hasting Life Expectancy

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