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Dresden Name Meaning

German, Scandinavian, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name denoting someone from Dresden in Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Dresen, Dresner, Presler, Breden, Dresser, Breeden, Dresel, Dresher

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Dresden Family Origin

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Dresden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Dresden occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Dresden's were Farmers.

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Dresden Historical Records

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Dresden Life Expectancy

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Famous Dresden Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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