Nesseth Family History

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Nesseth Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead named Nesset, in one case possibly from Old Norse neyti ‘herd of cattle’ + set ‘farm’, but most from the more common farm name Neset, meaning ‘the headland’ (from the definite singular form of Old Norse nes).

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

Similar surnames: Helseth, Roseth, Gulseth, Nesser, Hesketh, Mauseth, Finseth, Hassett

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Nesseth Family Origin

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Nesseth Family Occupations

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Nesseth Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 72 immigration records available for the last name Nesseth. 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 248 military records available for the last name Nesseth. For the veterans among your Nesseth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nesseth Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Nesseth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Nesseth in 1962 was 76, and 82 in 2004.

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