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Von Essen Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from the city of Essen in North Rhine-Westphalia, or possibly from a similarly named place in Lower Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Van Essen, Van Deusen, Hessen, Van Dusen, Von Eschen, Von Ruden

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Von Essen Family Origin

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Von Essen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • City Salesman

    33%

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In 1880, Farmer and City Salesman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Von Essen. The most common Von Essen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Von Essen's were Farmers.

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Von Essen Historical Records

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Von Essen Life Expectancy

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