Desselle Family History

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Desselle Name Meaning

French: variant spelling of Decelle.

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

Similar surnames: Rosselle, Kessell, Wessells, Hessell, Estell, Teselle, Lassalle

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Desselle Family Origin

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Desselle Family Occupations

What did your Desselle ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Desselle. 45% of Desselle men worked as a Farmer and 19% of Desselle women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Desselle were Farm Operator and Cooking

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Farm Operator

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
  • House Work
  • Seamstress
  • Cooking

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Desselle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Desselle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Desselle census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 48 immigration records available for the last name Desselle. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 666 military records available for the last name Desselle. For the veterans among your Desselle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Desselle Life Expectancy

What is the average Desselle lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Desselle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Desselle in 1962 was 76, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Desselle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Desselle ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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