Desser Family History

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Desser Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from the city of Dessau in Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Besser, Messer, Tesser, Genser, Nesser, Jesser, Lesser, Wasser

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Desser Family Origin

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Desser Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Shoe Maker

    25%
  • Umbrella Maker

    25%
  • Wholesale Clothing

    25%

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In 1880, Laborer, Shoe Maker and Umbrella Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Desser. A less common occupation for the Desser family was Wholesale Clothing. The most common Desser occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Desser's were Laborers.

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Desser Historical Records

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Desser Life Expectancy

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