Faas Name Meaning

Dutch: from a short form of the medieval personal name Bonefaas, Dutch form of Boniface. South German (especially Baden-Württemberg): from a short form of the personal name Gervasius, the name of the patron saint of Breisach on the Rhine. North German (especially Lower Rhine): from a short form of the personal name Servaes, dialect form of Servatius, the name of the patron saint of Maastricht, one of the three so-called ‘Ice Saints’, or of the personal name Bonifatius (see Boniface), also borne by a saint.

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

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Faas Family Origin

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Faas Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Baker

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Faas. A less common occupation for the Faas family was Baker. The most common Faas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Faas's were Farmers.

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Between 1955 and 2004, Faas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Faas in 1955 was 23, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Faas

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