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Hase Surname Meaning

German: nickname for a swift runner or a timorous person from Middle High German Middle Low German hase ‘hare’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): artificial name from German Hase ‘hare’. Germanized form (translation into German) of Sorbian Zajac ‘hare’. English (Norfolk): variant of Hayes or Ace . Japanese (pronounced as two syllables): usually written 長谷 ‘long valley’. It is a habitational name from a place in Yamato (now Nara prefecture). Listed in the Shinsen shōjiroku. Some bearers are descended from the Taira clan; they are found mainly in eastern Japan. Also pronounced Nagaya and Nagatani ; the original pronunciation is Hatsuse meaning ‘beginning of the rapids’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Hose, Hare, Kase, Hale, Hass, Halse, Mase, Haser, Hake, Hasse

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You can see how Hase families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hase family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hase families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 41 Hase families living in Ontario. This was about 51% of all the recorded Hase's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Hase families in 1911.
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What did your Hase ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Hase. 47% of Hase men worked as a Farmer. .

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Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Manager
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Passenger Lists

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What is the average Hase lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Hase life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hase in 1950 was 39, and 79 in 2004.

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