Nesset Family History

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Nesset Name Meaning

Norwegian: variant of Nesseth.

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


Similar surnames: Nessel, Nesseth, Nesser, Fessel, Esser, Nissen, Nasser, Nesbit

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Nesset Family Origin

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Nesset Family Occupations

What did your Nesset ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Dealer In Groceries And Dry Goods were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Nesset. A less common occupation for the Nesset family was Store Clerk. The most common Nesset occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Nesset's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Dealer In Groceries And Dry Goods

    25%
  • Store Clerk

    25%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Nesset ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Nesset Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nesset. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nesset census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Nesset

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Nesset. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Nesset. For the veterans among your Nesset ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nesset Life Expectancy

What is the average Nesset lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Nesset life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Nesset in 1963 was 71, and 87 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nesset

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nesset ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Nesset Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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