Wassom Family History

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Wassom Name Meaning

Origin uncertain; perhaps an altered form of Scottish Wasson or Norwegian Wassum.

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


Similar surnames: Wassum, Basom, Wascom, Sessom, Waskow, Masson, Kasson, Washam, Waskom

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Wassom Family Origin

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Wassom Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    68%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Atty. At Law

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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In 1880, farmer, Keeping House and Atty. At Law were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wassom. The most common Wassom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 68% of Wassom's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wassom family was Blacksmith.

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Wassom Historical Records

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Wassom Life Expectancy

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