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Cassens Name Meaning

Frisian: patronymic from the personal name Cassen, Frisian form of Christian.

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


Similar surnames: Casseus, Callens, Classen, Nissen, Clasen, Cassino, Carles, Bauwens

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Cassens Family Origin

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Cassens Family Occupations

What did your Cassens ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Fmr were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cassens. A less common occupation for the Cassens family was Works In Shoe Factory. The most common Cassens occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Cassens's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Fmr

    17%
  • Works In Shoe Factory

    17%

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Cassens Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cassens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cassens 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 Cassens. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Cassens. For the veterans among your Cassens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cassens Life Expectancy

What is the average Cassens lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Cassens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Cassens in 1962 was 69, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cassens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cassens 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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