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Jessie Name Meaning

English: presumably a variant spelling of Jessey, which, as Reaney suggests, may be a metonymic occupational name for a maker of jesses for hawks, Middle English jesse.

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


Similar surnames: Jesse, Jessee, Busse, Essig, Jessup, Esser, Leslie, Jess, Jessop

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Jessie Family Origin

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Jessie Family Occupations

What did your Jessie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Jessie family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jessie. The most common Jessie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Jessie's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

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Jessie Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Jessie ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Jessie Life Expectancy

What is the average Jessie lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, Jessie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Jessie in 1952 was 47, and 69 in 2004.

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