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Jesson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a short form of Jessup, a variant of Joseph.

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


Similar surnames: Jepson, Jessop, Julson, Jessen, Wesson, Beeson, Merson, Hewson, Jess

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Jesson Family Origin

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Jesson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Boiler Maker

    5%
  • Druggist Clerk

    5%

In 1880, the most common Jesson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Jesson's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Boiler Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jesson. A less common occupation for the Jesson family was Druggist Clerk.

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Jesson Historical Records

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Jesson Life Expectancy

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