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De Pass Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of French Depas, a habitational name from Pas-en-Artois, named with Latin passus ‘step’, ‘track’. Compare Depace 2. Alternatively, it may be an altered spelling of French Depasse, which is possibly a patronymic from a nickname from passe ‘sparrow’.

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


Similar surnames: Depas, Malpass, De Paz, De Palo, Repass, De Haas, De Pauw, Deas

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De Pass Family Origin

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De Pass Family Occupations

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In 1881, a less common occupation for the De Pass family was None Income From Div. The most common De Pass occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 20% of De Pass's were Annuitants. Annuitant, Income From Dividend and Income From Land & Stocks were the top 3 reported jobs worked by De Pass.

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  • Annuitant

    20%
  • Income From Dividend

    20%
  • Income From Land & Stocks

    20%
  • None Income From Div

    20%

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De Pass Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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De Pass Life Expectancy

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Between 1980 and 2004, in the United States, De Pass life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for De Pass in 1980 was 68, and 85 in 2004.

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