Fossett Family History

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Fossett Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Fawcett. French: diminutive of Fosse.

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


Similar surnames: Fassett, Dossett, Fausett, Bissett, Gossett, Dowsett, Massett

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Fossett Family Origin

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Fossett Family Occupations

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  • Boot Finisher

    5%
  • Fish Porter

    5%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Shoe Manufacturer

    5%

In 1881, the most common Fossett occupation in the UK was Boot Finisher. 5% of Fossett's were Boot Finishers. Boot Finisher, Fish Porter and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fossett. A less common occupation for the Fossett family was Shoe Manufacturer.

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Fossett Historical Records

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Fossett Life Expectancy

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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