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Lesser Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of several places named Lesse, for example in Lower Saxony. German: variant of Leser. Dutch: occupational name for a fireman, from an agent derivative of Middle Dutch lesschen, lessen ‘to extinguish’.

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


Similar surnames: Tesser, Nesser, Besser, Messer, Lessner, Esser, Lesner, Leser, Lasser

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Lesser Family Origin

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Lesser Family Occupations

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  • Eveque

    100%

In 1881, the most common Lesser occupation in Canada was Eveque. 100% of Lesser's were Eveques.

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Lesser Historical Records

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Lesser Life Expectancy

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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