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Hession Name Meaning

Irish (Connacht): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hOisín ‘descendant of Oisín’, a personal name from a diminutive of os ‘deer’.

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


Similar surnames: Henson, Heslin, Hewson, Hasson, Nesson, Heskin, Husson, Tessin

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Hession Family Origin

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Hession Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Conductor Car

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hession family was Conductor Car. Laborer, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hession. The most common Hession occupation in the USA was Laborer. 30% of Hession's were Laborers.

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Hession Historical Records

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Hession Life Expectancy

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