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Esselman Name Meaning

German (Esselmann): habitational name for someone from a place called Essel near Bremen, meaning ‘swampy lowland’.

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


Similar surnames: Wesselman, Kesselman, Wesselmann, Inselman, Elleman, Hasselman

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Esselman Family Origin

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Esselman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Bar Keeper

    10%
  • Cigarmaker

    10%
  • Graveyard Sexton

    10%

In 1880, the most common Esselman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Esselman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Esselman family was Graveyard Sexton. Farmer, Bar Keeper and Cigarmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Esselman.

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Esselman Historical Records

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Esselman Life Expectancy

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