Jessel Family History

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Jessel Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of Jessup. German: probably a topographic name from Czech jes(en) ‘ash tree’.

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


Similar surnames: Jesse, Jesser, Hessel, Ressel, Gessel, Kessel, Wessel, Kessen, Fessel

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Jessel Family Origin

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Jessel Family Occupations

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  • Barrister Not In Practice

    13%
  • Clothes Dealer

    13%
  • Diamond Merchant

    13%
  • Inspector Police

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Jessel family was Inspector Police. The most common Jessel occupation in the UK was Barrister Not In Practice. 13% of Jessel's were Barrister Not In Practices. Barrister Not In Practice, Clothes Dealer and Diamond Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jessel.

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