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Esselman Name Meaning

German (Esselmann): habitational name for someone from a place called Essel near Bremen, meaning ‘swampy lowland’.

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


Similar surnames: Wesselman, Kesselman, Wesselmann, Inselman, Elleman, Hasselman

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Esselman Family Origin

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Esselman Family Occupations

What did your Esselman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Esselman family was Graveyard Sexton. Farmer, Bar Keeper and Cigarmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Esselman. The most common Esselman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Esselman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Bar Keeper

    10%
  • Cigarmaker

    10%
  • Graveyard Sexton

    10%

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Esselman Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Esselman ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Esselman Life Expectancy

What is the average Esselman lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Esselman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Esselman in 1944 was 62, and 52 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Esselman 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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