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Dessauer Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Dessau in Sachsen-Anhalt or Dessow in Brandenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Desser, Sexauer, Wesseler, Hemauer, Essner, Lesser, Rosauer, Reinauer

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Dessauer Family Origin

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Dessauer Family Occupations

What did your Dessauer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dessauer family was Foreman Of Tobacco Factory. Merchant, Clerk In Store and Clothing Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dessauer. The most common Dessauer occupation in the USA was Merchant. 33% of Dessauer's were Merchants.

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  • Merchant

    33%
  • Clerk In Store

    17%
  • Clothing Merchant

    17%
  • Foreman Of Tobacco Factory

    17%

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Dessauer Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Dessauer ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Dessauer Life Expectancy

What is the average Dessauer lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, Dessauer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Dessauer in 1957 was 69, and 78 in 2004.

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United States

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