Kassis Family History

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Kassis Name Meaning

Arabic: from Arabic qisis ‘priest’ (see Cassis). Jewish (Sephardic): status name (from Arabic qisis ‘priest’), designating a Jewish community leader in North Africa.

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


Similar surnames: Cassis, Kassab, Kairis, Nassif, Tassin, Kassem, Kassin, Kass, Bassin

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Kassis Family Origin

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Kassis Family Occupations

What did your Kassis ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Proprietor and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kassis. 12% of Kassis men worked as a Proprietor and 15% of Kassis women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kassis were Cook and Assistant Proprietor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Proprietor
    12%
  • Manager
    10%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Cook
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady
    15%
  • Advertising Manager
    8%
  • Assistant Manager
    8%
  • Assistant Proprietor
    8%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kassis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 953 census records available for the last name Kassis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kassis census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 425 immigration records available for the last name Kassis. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 112 military records available for the last name Kassis. For the veterans among your Kassis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kassis Life Expectancy

What is the average Kassis lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kassis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Kassis in 1962 was 74, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kassis ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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