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Jesson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a short form of Jessup, a variant of Joseph.

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


Similar surnames: Jepson, Jessop, Julson, Jessen, Wesson, Beeson, Merson, Hewson, Jess

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Jesson Family Origin

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Jesson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Jesson family was Labourer. The most common Jesson occupation in the UK was Farmer. 6% of Jesson's were Farmers. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jesson.

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Jesson Historical Records

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Jesson Life Expectancy

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Famous Jesson Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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