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Jessen Name Meaning

Danish and North German: patronymic from the North German personal name Jess, a variant of Jens. German: habitational name from any of various places named Jessen, mostly in eastern Germany. German: variant of Jessel.

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


Similar surnames: Jesse, Nessen, Jensen, Jepsen, Jesser, Hessen, Lesser, Essen, Jenssen

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Jessen Family Origin

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Jessen Family Occupations

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  • Business Man Provisions

    50%
  • Painter

    50%

In 1881, Business Man Provisions and Painter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jessen. The most common Jessen occupation in the UK was Business Man Provisions. 50% of Jessen's were Business Man Provisionss.

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Jessen Historical Records

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Jessen Life Expectancy

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Famous Jessen Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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