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Desselle Family History

Desselle Name Meaning
French: variant spelling of Decelle.

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

8,234 Historical Documents with Desselle on Ancestry
1,914 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
663 Military Records
43 Immigration Records
1,180 Census and Voter Lists
4,434 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Desselle Families

  • Number of Desselle families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Desselle families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Desselle last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Desselle census records

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Desselle Family Origin

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Desselle Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Desselle

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Desselle Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Desselle census records

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Desselle Civil War Service Records

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