Jessee Family History

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Jessee Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English or respelling of German Jesse.

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


Similar surnames: Jessie, Jessen, Jessel, Jesse, Jess, Esser, Jessop, Gessel, Hessel

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Jessee Family Origin

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Jessee Family Occupations

What did your Jessee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Jessee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Jessee's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jessee. A less common occupation for the Jessee family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Jessee ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Jessee Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Jessee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jessee census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Jessee. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Jessee. For the veterans among your Jessee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jessee Life Expectancy

What is the average Jessee lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Jessee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Jessee in 1945 was 40, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jessee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jessee ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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