Mesman Family History

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Mesman Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for a hawker or travelling salesman, Middle Dutch me(e)rseman. Dutch: habitational name for someone from any of numerous places named ter or de Meers(ch). German: unexplained; possibly a variant of Massmann. English: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Mersman, Messman, Kelman, Osman, Perman, Reisman, Melman, German

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Mesman Family Origin

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Mesman Family Occupations

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  • Express Messenger

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%

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In 1880, the most common Mesman occupation in the USA was Express Messenger. 33% of Mesman's were Express Messengers. A less common occupation for the Mesman family was Keeping House. Express Messenger and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mesman.

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Mesman Historical Records

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Mesman Life Expectancy

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