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Nessett Family History

Nessett Name Meaning

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

970 Historical Documents with Nessett on Ancestry
343 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
30 Military Records
15 Immigration Records
285 Census and Voter Lists
297 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Nessett Families

  • Number of Nessett families
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Nessett census records

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Nessett Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Nessett

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Nessett Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Nessett census records

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Military Service by Nessett

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