Nesser Family History

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Nesser Name Meaning

German: possibly a habitational name, a variant of Ness. Altered spelling of German Nösser, an occupational name for a trader in livestock, from an agent derivative of Middle High German noz ‘domestic animals’, ‘cattle’.

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

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Nesser Family Origin

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Nesser Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Day Labor

    7%
  • Keeping Saloon

    7%

In 1880, the most common Nesser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Nesser's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nesser family was Keeping Saloon. Farmer, Keeping House and Day Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nesser.

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Nesser Historical Records

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Nesser Life Expectancy

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