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Gessert Name Meaning

German: probably a variant of Gassert, which is a variant of Gasser.

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

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Gessert Family Origin

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Gessert Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Bakery

    4%
  • Basket Maker

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gessert family was Basket Maker. Farmer, Keeping House and Bakery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gessert. The most common Gessert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Gessert's were Farmers.

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Gessert Historical Records

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Gessert Life Expectancy

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