Esson Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic or metronymic from the personal name Eade. Americanized spelling of German Essen.

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


Similar surnames: Elson, Eason, Eison, Essen, Person, Edson, Ipson, Jason, Nessen

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Esson Family Origin

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Esson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Merchant

    9%
  • Farmer Son

    6%
  • Photographer

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Esson family was Photographer. The most common Esson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 63% of Esson's were Farmers. Farmer, Merchant and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Esson.

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Esson Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Esson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Esson in 1957 was 41, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Esson

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