Tessier Family History

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Tessier Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a weaver, Old French tissier (Late Latin texarius, a derivative of texere ‘to weave’).

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


Similar surnames: Messier, Tesser, Tessler, Tester, Tellier, Messner, Bossier, Messer

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Tessier Family Origin

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Tessier Family Occupations

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

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  • Laborer

    15%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

In 1880, Laborer, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tessier. A less common occupation for the Tessier family was Keeping House. The most common Tessier occupation in the USA was Laborer. 15% of Tessier's were Laborers.

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Tessier Historical Records

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Tessier Life Expectancy

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Famous Tessier Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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