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Dressel Name Meaning

from a pet form of the personal name Andreas. variant of Dress and of Dresel 3. occupational name for a turner, from Middle High German drehsel.

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


Similar surnames: Dresel, Ressel, Dresser, Tressel, Gressel, Hessel, Kessel, Rassel

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Dressel Family Origin

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Dressel Family Occupations

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  • Clerk

    33%
  • Engineer

    33%
  • Tanner

    33%

In 1881, Clerk and Engineer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dressel. The most common Dressel occupation in Canada was Clerk. 33% of Dressel's were Clerks. A less common occupation for the Dressel family was Tanner.

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Dressel Life Expectancy

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