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Kesselman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a coppersmith or maker of copper cooking vessels, from German Kessel ‘kettle’, ‘cauldron’ + the agent suffix -man(n). German (Kesselmann): habitational name from any of several places named Kessel in Bavaria, Rhineland, Pomerania, or Silesia (see Kessel).

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


Similar surnames: Wesselman, Kesselring, Kasselman, Wesselmann, Kelman, Esselman

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Kesselman Family Origin

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Kesselman Family Occupations

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  • Machinist

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Kesselman occupation in the USA was Machinist. 100% of Kesselman's were Machinists.

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Kesselman Life Expectancy

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