Sessum Family History

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Sessum Name Meaning

Altered form of English Sessions.

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


Similar surnames: Sessums, Sessom, Sessoms, Wassum, Jesus, Tessin, Hessel, Kissam

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Sessum Family Origin

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Sessum Family Occupations

What did your Sessum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sessum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Sessum's were Farmers. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sessum.

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  • Farmer

    80%
  • Farming

    20%

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

Sessum Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Sessum. 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 Sessum. For the veterans among your Sessum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sessum Life Expectancy

What is the average Sessum lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Sessum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Sessum in 1960 was 44, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sessum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sessum 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.

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