Besso Name Meaning

Catalan (Bessó): nickname for a twin, bessó, a derivative of Latin bis ‘twice’.

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


Similar surnames: Besson, Basso, Besco, Bess, Bisso, Bosko, Boss, Bass, Best, Besse

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Besso Family Origin

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Besso Family Occupations

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  • Commission Agent

    67%
  • Commission Agent (Foreign)

    33%

In 1881, the most common Besso occupation in the UK was Commission Agent. 67% of Besso's were Commission Agents. Commission Agent and Commission Agent (Foreign) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Besso.

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Besso Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Besso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Besso in 1959 was 61, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Besso

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