Tassin Family History

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Tassin Name Meaning

French: from a diminutive of Old French tasse ‘purse’ (apparently of Arabic origin), hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of purses and bags, or nickname for a rich man or a miser.

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

Similar surnames: Bassin, Cassin, Maslin, Cassis, Hasson, Tassie, Mastin, Pessin

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Tassin Family Origin

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Tassin Family Occupations

What did your Tassin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Tassin. 20% of Tassin men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Tassin women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tassin were Labor and Student Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
  • Cook
  • Housewife
  • Student Nurse

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Tassin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tassin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tassin 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 Tassin. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Tassin. For the veterans among your Tassin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tassin Life Expectancy

What is the average Tassin lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Tassin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Tassin in 1955 was 47, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tassin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tassin 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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