History of your Surname
Get access to Hazen family records.Start a free trial

Hazen Family History

Hazen Name Meaning

Dutch: genitivized form of Haas . Compare Haze .

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

Similar surnames: Halen, Hagen, Haren, Haze, Lazer, Halek, Haen, Hanon, Havel, Haver

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Hazen family from?

You can see how Hazen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hazen family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hazen families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 48 Hazen families living in Ontario. This was about 45% of all the recorded Hazen's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Hazen families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hazen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hazen ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Student were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Hazen. 56% of Hazen men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Hazen women worked as a Student. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hazen were Salesman and Farmer. .

View Census Data for Hazen | Data not to scale

*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
  • Labourer
  • Student
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations In 1921

  • Student
  • Farmer
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Hazen family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 46,000 census records available for the last name Hazen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hazen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Canadian census records for Hazen

Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Hazen. 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.

View all Hazen immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 12,000 military records available for the last name Hazen. For the veterans among your Hazen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Hazen military records

You've only scratched the surface of Hazen family history

Discover More

What is the average Hazen lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Hazen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hazen in 1951 was 40, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hazen

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Hazen family tree

Explore Your Tree

Browse profiles of historical people with the Hazen last name

Search for another surname
Enter last name/surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial