Kessinger Family History

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Kessinger Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Cazo. variant spelling of Kissinger.

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


Similar surnames: Messinger, Kesinger, Hessinger, Kassinger, Persinger, Kensinger

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Kessinger Family Origin

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Kessinger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Kessinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Kessinger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kessinger family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kessinger.

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Kessinger Historical Records

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Kessinger Life Expectancy

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