Cass Surname History
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Cass Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Cass may be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Cass may be difficult to determine depending on whether the surname originated naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of last names that are based on a profession, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Cass Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Cass come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Cass originate from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Cass Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Cass surname are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Cass transform in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family branches, and eras across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Cass were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Cass.
Last names similar to CassCaß, Cassa, Cassaar, Cassaart, Cassab, Cassabaro, Cassabaum, Cassabe, Cassabeer, Cassabel, Cassabella, Cassaberry, Cassabia, Cassabian, Cassabira, Cassabitz, Cassabohm, Cassabohn, Cassaboi, Cassabois
Cass Family Tree
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- William Cass Maines 1853 - ?
- Robert (Cass) McKinley 1848 - ?
- Rachel Rachel Cass 1779 - 1825
- Joseph Cass 1739 - 1800
- Deacon John Cass 1717 - 1802
- Mary Cass Robie 1685 - ?
- Anne Nadeau Or Cass Lacasse) 1674 - 1754
- Apphia Cass 1725 - ?
- Ono T. Cass
- John Cass, Maj.