Naas Family History

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Naas Name Meaning

German: variant of Nase. Norwegian: habitational name from farmsteads in Møre og Romsdal and Telemark, named with Old Norse n{o,}s ‘nose’, used with reference to a nose-like formation in the landscape, for example, a precipitous crag or mountain peak. Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Donaas, a derivative of the Latin personal name Donatius, which was known as a saint’s name in medieval times.

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

Similar surnames: Faas, Kaas, Waas, Naasz, Naar, Naus, Ness, Haas, Navas, Aas

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Naas Family Origin

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Naas Family Occupations

What did your Naas ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Naas family was Farmerson. Farmer, Going To School and Farm Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Naas. The most common Naas occupation in Canada was Farmer. 44% of Naas's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Going To School

  • Farm Servant

  • Farmerson


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Naas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Naas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Naas 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 Naas. 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 930 military records available for the last name Naas. For the veterans among your Naas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Naas Life Expectancy

What is the average Naas lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Naas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Naas in 1957 was 50, and 77 in 2004.

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