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Repass Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps an Americanized form of French Repaissé, Repessé, a nickname from Old French repaissé, repessé ‘satisfied’, ‘replete’ (past participles of repaisser, repesser). Compare Respass.

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


Similar surnames: Respass, De Pass, Respess, Deas, Rewis, Pass, Ress, Lass, Bess, Cease

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Repass Family Origin

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Repass Family Occupations

What did your Repass ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Repass. A less common occupation for the Repass family was Carpenter. The most common Repass occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Repass's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Repass Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Repass. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Repass 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Repass. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Repass. For the veterans among your Repass ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Repass Life Expectancy

What is the average Repass lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Repass life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Repass in 1945 was 42, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Repass

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Repass 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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