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Dresen Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a reduced form of Dresden. Probably a variant spelling of German Dreesen.

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


Similar surnames: Dresel, Dresden, Gresens, Dressen, Breden, Deese, Rosen, Green, Deren

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Dresen Family Origin

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Dresen Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dresen family was Hotel Keeper. The most common Dresen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Dresen's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dresen.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Hotel Keeper

    10%

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Dresen Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Dresen ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Dresen Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, Dresen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Dresen in 1960 was 37, and 83 in 2004.

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