Massett Family History

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Massett Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of English and French Masset, from a feminine pet form of the personal name Masse, a variant of Matthew.

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


Similar surnames: Massey, Massetti, Hassett, Masse, Bassett, Gassett, Mussett, Haskett

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Massett Family Origin

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Massett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Keeps House

    13%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Massett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Massett's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Massett. A less common occupation for the Massett family was Carpenter.

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Massett Historical Records

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Massett Life Expectancy

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