Dresner Family History

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Dresner Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from the city of Dresden.

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


Similar surnames: Dresher, Bresler, Dresser, Greener, Presler, Presser, Depner

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Dresner Family Origin

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Dresner Family Occupations

What did your Dresner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dresner family was Telegrapher. The most common Dresner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Dresner's were Farmers. Farmer, Cap Maker and Harness M. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dresner.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Cap Maker

    17%
  • Harness M.

    17%
  • Telegrapher

    17%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dresner ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dresner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dresner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dresner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dresner. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Dresner. For the veterans among your Dresner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dresner Life Expectancy

What is the average Dresner lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Dresner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Dresner in 1962 was 64, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dresner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dresner ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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