Kase Family History

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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

What did your Kase ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kase family was Basket Maker. 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.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Basket Maker


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Kase Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Kase. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kase 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 Kase. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Kase. For the veterans among your Kase ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kase Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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