Tesson Family History

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Tesson Name Meaning

French: from a dialect word meaning ‘badger’, applied as a nickname for someone thought to resemble the animal in some way.

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


Similar surnames: Teson, Tasso, Teston, Hasson, Besson, Bisson, Tessin, Tison, Pessin

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Tesson Family Origin

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Tesson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Dressmaker

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Dressmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tesson. The most common Tesson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Tesson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tesson family was Laborer.

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Tesson Historical Records

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Tesson Life Expectancy

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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