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Hesser Name Meaning

nickname from an agent derivative of Middle High German hessen ‘to hound’. regional name for a person from Hesse.

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


Similar surnames: Messer, Besser, Nesser, Lesser, Hessler, Heiser, Hessen, Tesser

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Hesser Family Origin

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Hesser Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hesser. The most common Hesser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Hesser's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hesser family was Blacksmith.

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Hesser Historical Records

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Hesser Life Expectancy

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Famous Hesser Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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