Hasty Family History

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Hasty Name Meaning

from the personal name Asti, a pet form of the Norman personal name Asketin, derived from Old Norse Ásketill, composed of the elements áss ‘god’ + ketill ‘kettle’, ‘helmet’. Compare Haskell. from Middle English, Old French hasti ‘quick’, ‘speedy’, a nickname for a brisk or impetuous person, or possibly for a messenger.

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

Similar surnames: Hay, Hast, Harty, Gast, Kastl, Haste, Hase, Haxby, Bast, Nasby

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Hasty Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Hasty name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Hasty. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Hasty Family Origin

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Hasty Family Occupations

What did your Hasty ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hasty family was Weaver. Farmer, School and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hasty. The most common Hasty occupation in Canada was Farmer. 34% of Hasty's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • School

  • Labourer

  • Weaver


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

Hasty Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Hasty. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hasty 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hasty. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Hasty. For the veterans among your Hasty ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hasty Life Expectancy

What is the average Hasty lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Hasty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Hasty in 1947 was 53, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hasty 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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