Fash Family History

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Fash Name Meaning

in Westphalia, a nickname for a lively person, from Low German fasch, fersk. in southern Germany, possibly a metonymic occupational name, from Middle High German fasch(e) ‘band’, ‘bandage’, or a nickname for a soft, weak person.

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


Similar surnames: Fass, Fish, Fath, Tash, Flash, Nast, Masch, Kath, Ash, Nash

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Fash Family Origin

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Fash Family Occupations

What did your Fash ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Seaman, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fash. The most common Fash occupation in Canada was Seaman. 40% of Fash's were Seamans. A less common occupation for the Fash family was Sea Captain.

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  • Seaman

    40%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Sea Captain

    20%

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

Fash Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Fash Life Expectancy

What is the average Fash lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Fash life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Fash in 1958 was 59, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fash

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fash 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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