Hassett Family History
Hassett Name Meaning
Irish (Clare): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAiseadha ‘descendant of Aisidh’ a personal name meaning ‘discord strife’ (an- ‘non’- + síodh ‘peace’). English: habitational name from Hessett (Suffolk) from Old English hecg ‘hedge’ + (ge)set ‘fold place for animals’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press