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Hessing Name Meaning

Dutch and German: patronymic from Hess 3.

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


Similar surnames: Hessong, Hassing, Hissong, Herring, Messing, Hansing, Henning

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Hessing Family Origin

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Hessing Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Boot And Shoemaker

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hessing. The most common Hessing occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Hessing's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hessing family was Boot And Shoemaker.

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Hessing Historical Records

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Hessing Life Expectancy

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