Scotland. The name was derived from the name Aassi, which is a Old Norse form of the Old English personal name Oswald, which means divine power. The original spelling of the surname Hasey was Aassiesen, and this form is preserved in the Shetlands; many diminutive forms of the surname also exist. The surname was recorded in the Landnamabok (the Icelandic Book of settlement), as Asi.
Early Origins of the Hasey family
Early History of the Hasey family
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Hasey Spelling Variations
Medieval scribes most often spelled names by the way they sounded. spelling variations, are thus, very common in records dating from that time. Over the years, Hasey has been spelled Aassie, Assi, Assie, Aasie, Hoseason, Hosison and many more.
Early Notables of the Hasey family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Hasey family to Ireland
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Migration of the Hasey family to the New World and Oceana
The Scottish settlers spread out along the fertile land of the east coast of what would become the United States and Canada. They and many of their children went on to play important roles in the forging of the great nations of the United States and Canada. That heritage has been recovered by many in this century through Clan societies and other Scottish historical organizations. Archival documents indicate that members of the Hasey family relocated to North American shores quite early:
Hasey Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
Hasey Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Hasey Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Hasey (post 1700)
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