Ess Family History
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Ess Name Meaning
North German: topographic name for someone living on or owning land that was waterlogged or partly surrounded by water, from Middle Low German es ‘swamp’, ‘water’. Swiss German: unexplained.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Oss, Ness, Hess, Mess, Ress, Fels, Pels, Hees, Bess, Esse