Nesson Family History

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Nesson Name Meaning

Irish: probably a reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Naois (see McNeese).

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


Similar surnames: Neeson, Hewson, Nelson, Neason, Hession, Merson, Kelson, Nilsson

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Nesson Family Origin

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Nesson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Boot & Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nesson. A less common occupation for the Nesson family was Carpenter. The most common Nesson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Nesson's were Farmers.

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Nesson Life Expectancy

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