Dreher Family History

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Dreher Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: occupational name for a turner, from an agent derivative of Middle High German dræhen, dræjen ‘to turn’. See also Dressler.

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


Similar surnames: Dreyer, Drescher, Kreyer, Preyer, Freier, Dieker, Dresser, Breuer

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Dreher Family Origin

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Dreher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dreher. A less common occupation for the Dreher family was Keeping House. The most common Dreher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Dreher's were Farmers.

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Dreher Historical Records

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Dreher Life Expectancy

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