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Jessie Name Meaning

English: presumably a variant spelling of Jessey, which, as Reaney suggests, may be a metonymic occupational name for a maker of jesses for hawks, Middle English jesse.

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


Similar surnames: Jesse, Jessee, Busse, Essig, Jessup, Esser, Leslie, Jess, Jessop

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Jessie Family Origin

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Jessie Family Occupations

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  • Clerk

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Nurse

    25%
  • Servant

    25%

In 1881, Clerk, Farmer and Nurse were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jessie. The most common Jessie occupation in Canada was Clerk. 25% of Jessie's were Clerks. A less common occupation for the Jessie family was Servant.

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Jessie Historical Records

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Jessie Life Expectancy

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