Vassey Family History

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Vassey Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Vassy in Calvados, France.

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


Similar surnames: Massey, Vessey, Cassel, Hussey, Causey, Cossey, Darsey, Hessey, Vause

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Vassey Family Origin

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Vassey Family Occupations

What did your Vassey ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, decorator and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Vassey. 13% of Vassey men worked as a decorator and 70% of Vassey women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Vassey were Head Bookeeper and Shop Assistant Confectioner

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • decorator
    13%
  • Civil Servant
    13%
  • Colliery Screens Fitter (above) (heavy)
    13%
  • Head Bookeeper
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    70%
  • mestic Duties
    10%
  • Nurse In Training
    10%
  • Shop Assistant Confectioner
    10%

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

Vassey Historical Records

What Vassey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Vassey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vassey 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 166 immigration records available for the last name Vassey. 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 387 military records available for the last name Vassey. For the veterans among your Vassey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vassey Life Expectancy

What is the average Vassey lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Vassey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Vassey in 1956 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vassey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vassey 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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