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Elsass Name Meaning

German and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): regional name for someone from Alsace, German Elsass (see Elsasser).

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


Similar surnames: Elsasser, Klass, Glass, Blass, Elgart, Fass, Sas, Elias, Plass, Lass

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Elsass Family Origin

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Elsass Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Elsass ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Dry Goods Dealer

    8%
  • Engineer

    8%
  • Farm Hand

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Elsass occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Elsass's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Elsass family was Farm Hand. Farmer, Dry Goods Dealer and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elsass.

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Elsass Historical Records

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Elsass Life Expectancy

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