Drechsler Family History

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Drechsler Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Dressler. Drechsler became the standard German term for the occupation of wood turner.

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


Similar surnames: Dressler, Drechsel, Drexler, Wechsler, Reisler, Brecher, Pressler

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Drechsler Family Origin

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Drechsler Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Carpenter R.R Shop

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%

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In 1880, blacksmith, Laborer and Carpenter R.R Shop were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drechsler. The most common Drechsler occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 13% of Drechsler's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Drechsler family was Farmer.

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Drechsler Historical Records

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Drechsler Life Expectancy

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