Passe Family History

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Passe Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Pass. French: possibly a nickname from passe ‘sparrow’.

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

Similar surnames: Masse, Paske, Pass, Paster, Hasse, Plasse, Parke, Pash, Vasser, Busse

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Passe Family Origin

Where is the Passe family from?

Passe Family Occupations

What did your Passe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Passe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Passe's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Brick Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Passe. A less common occupation for the Passe family was Cabinet Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Brick Maker

  • Cabinet Maker


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

Passe Historical Records

What Passe family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Passe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Passe 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 630 immigration records available for the last name Passe. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Passe. For the veterans among your Passe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Passe Life Expectancy

What is the average Passe lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Passe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Passe in 1961 was 51, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Passe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Passe 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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