Kase Name Meaning

German (Käse): metonymic occupational name for a cheese maker or cheese merchant, from Middle High German kæse ‘cheese’. German: topographic name from Rhineland dialect Kas ‘thicket of young oak trees’. German: from an unexplained medieval personal name, Cazo. Slovenian (Kaše): nickname for a very small man, from the dialect word keše ‘dwarf’. Japanese: written with characters meaning ‘add’ and ‘strait’. This name is found mostly in the Tokyo area.

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


Similar surnames: Kaser, Hase, Kage, Kuse, Kaste, Rase, Kade, Case, Kaske, Kass

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Kase Family Origin

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Kase Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Basket Maker

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Kase occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Kase's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kase. A less common occupation for the Kase family was Basket Maker.

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Between 1949 and 2004, Kase life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kase in 1949 was 56, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kase

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