Drass Family History

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Drass Name Meaning

German: of uncertain derivation. It could be a variant of Drasch, from the Slavic stem dragi ‘dear’, as in the personal name Dragomir. Alternatively, it may be a variant of Drasse, perhaps from a Germanic personal name formed with thras (an element of uncertain etymology).

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


Similar surnames: Dress, Dross, Brass, Krass, Draus, Ross, Dragos, Grass, Ress, Blass

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Drass Family Origin

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Drass Family Occupations

What did your Drass ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Drass. 44% of Drass men worked as a Laborer and 27% of Drass women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Drass were Miner and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    44%
  • New Worker
    16%
  • Salesman
    8%
  • Miner
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    27%
  • Waitress
    16%
  • Saleslady
    16%
  • Housewife
    11%

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

Drass Historical Records

What Drass family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Drass. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Drass 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 117 immigration records available for the last name Drass. 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 431 military records available for the last name Drass. For the veterans among your Drass ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Drass Life Expectancy

What is the average Drass lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Drass life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Drass in 1968 was 73, and 70 in 2004.

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