Chasse Family History

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Chasse Name Meaning

from Old French chasse ‘hunt’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a huntsman or possibly, by ellipsis, for a gamekeeper, garde-chasse. (Chassé): habitational name from a place in Sarthe named Chassé, from the Roman personal name Cacius + the locative suffix -acum.

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


Similar surnames: Chase, Masse, Cosse, Chausse, Hasse, Hassel, Halse, Case, Haste, Hase

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Chasse Family Origin

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Chasse Family Occupations

What did your Chasse ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur and Journalier were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Chasse. 20% of Chasse men worked as a Cultivateur and 24% of Chasse women worked as a Journalier. Some less common occupations for Americans named Chasse were Labourer and Commis

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cultivateur
    20%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Journalier
    12%
  • Labourer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Journalier
    24%
  • Stenographer
    16%
  • Calligraphe
    8%
  • Commis
    8%

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

Chasse Historical Records

What Chasse family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Chasse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chasse 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Chasse. 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 Chasse. For the veterans among your Chasse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chasse Life Expectancy

What is the average Chasse lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Chasse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Chasse in 1944 was 19, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chasse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chasse 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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