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Jessop Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Jessup.

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


Similar surnames: Jesson, Jessup, Jessee, Jessie, Jepson, Allsop, Reason, Wesson

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Jessop Family Origin

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Jessop Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jessop. A less common occupation for the Jessop family was Coal Miner. The most common Jessop occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Jessop's were Farmers.

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Jessop Historical Records

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Jessop Life Expectancy

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