Essa Family History

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Essa Name Meaning

Arabic: variant of Issa.

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

Similar surnames: Lessa, Issa, Ossa, Esser, Basa, Bussa, Sia, Assaf, Musa, Tess

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Essa Family Origin

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Essa Family Occupations

What did your Essa ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Essa occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Essa's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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

Essa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 785 census records available for the last name Essa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Essa 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Essa. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 212 military records available for the last name Essa. For the veterans among your Essa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Essa Life Expectancy

What is the average Essa lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Essa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Essa in 1968 was 80, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Essa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Essa 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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