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Jessup Name Meaning

English: from the personal name, a variant of Joseph, representing the usual pronunciation of the name in the Middle Ages.

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


Similar surnames: Jessop, Jesse, Jessie, Jessen, Jesus, Hessel, Kessel, Jester, Jesson

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Jessup Family Origin

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Jessup Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Farming

    4%

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

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Jessup Historical Records

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Jessup Life Expectancy

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