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Dessert Name Meaning

French: topographic name, with the preposition d(e), from Old French essart ‘clearing’, ‘assart’ (from Latin exsartum, a derivative of sarire ‘to hoe’), a term denoting an area of woodland that had been cleared for cultivation or settlement, rather than a natural glade.

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


Similar surnames: Dosser, Messer, Bessent, Tesser, Desper, Deckert, Besser, Desser

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Dessert Family Origin

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Dessert Family Occupations

What did your Dessert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dessert family was Labor. Farmer, Barber and Confectioner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dessert. The most common Dessert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Dessert's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Barber

    13%
  • Confectioner

    7%
  • Labor

    7%

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Dessert Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Dessert ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Dessert Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Dessert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Dessert in 1955 was 34, and 83 in 2004.

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United States

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