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

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Passe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    19%
  • Brick Maker

    6%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%

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In 1880, 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. The most common Passe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Passe's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Passe | Data not to scale

Passe Historical Records

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Passe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Passe

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