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Hasson Family History

Hasson Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: patronymic from Hal (pet form of Henry). French: from the Old French oblique case of the personal name Hasso, a variant of a name derived from Hadizo, an unattested short form of a compound names beginning with hadu ‘battle’, ‘strife’ Jewish (Sephardic): either a nickname from Hebrew chason ‘strong’, or from a cognate male personal name derived from an Arabic word meaning ‘fortress’.

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


Similar surnames: Masson, Hanson, Hassan, Husson, Sasson, Hason, Parson, Gaston, Caston

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Where is the Hasson family from?

You can see how Hasson families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hasson family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hasson families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 46 Hasson families living in Ontario. This was about 47% of all the recorded Hasson's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Hasson families in 1911.
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What did your Hasson ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Hasson. 54% of Hasson men worked as a Farmer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    54%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Labourer
    8%
  • Journalier
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    100%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Hasson. 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 Cards

There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Hasson. For the veterans among your Hasson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hasson lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Hasson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hasson in 1944 was 39, and 78 in 2004.

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