Vessey Family History

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Vessey Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from a place in Manche, France, so named from the Gallo-Roman personal name Vessius or Vettius (of uncertain origin) + the local suffix -acum.

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


Similar surnames: Bessey, Vassey, Hessey, Hussey, Hessen, Cossey, Fossey, Verley

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Vessey Family Origin

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Vessey Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    16%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Carter

    2%
  • Engine Driver

    2%

In 1881, the most common Vessey occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 16% of Vessey's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Carter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vessey. A less common occupation for the Vessey family was Engine Driver.

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Vessey Historical Records

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Vessey Life Expectancy

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