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Origins of the Vass surname

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About the Vasses

We have a total number of 10870 records for people with the last name Vass.

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Where do most Vasses live?

In 1921, most Vasses lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Vasses

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 9,340 records for the Vass surname. The oldest one dates back to 1846.

Who were Vasses most likely to marry?

Smiths

&

Browns

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What are the most common Vass first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Vasses

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Vasses in 1921
Fisherman

63

Fisher

51

Fisherwoman

48

Dressmaker

42

Domestic Servant

38

Common Male occupations for Vasses in 1921
Fisherman

290

Fisher

73

Agricultural Labourer

50

Bricklayer

48

Farm Labourer

39

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