Dresel Family History

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Dresel Name Meaning

occupational name for a turner, Middle High German drehsel. habitational name from a place in Westphalia called Dresel. from a reduced pet form of the personal name Andreas.

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


Similar surnames: Dressel, Dresen, Dreyer, Kiesel, Redel, Demel, Ressel, Diegel, Diesel

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Dresel Family Origin

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Dresel Family Occupations

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  • Car Driver

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    9%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Gardner

    9%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dresel family was Gardner. Car Driver, Coal Miner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dresel. The most common Dresel occupation in the USA was Car Driver. 9% of Dresel's were Car Drivers.

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Dresel Historical Records

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Dresel Life Expectancy

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