Dressen Family History

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Dressen Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Dresen or Dreessen.

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


Similar surnames: Dresen, Cressey, Riessen, Dressman, Diersen, Dreese, Resser, Remsen

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Dressen Family Origin

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Dressen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Foreman Car Stables

    7%
  • Gas & Steam Fitter

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dressen family was Gas & Steam Fitter. Farmer, Blacksmith and Foreman Car Stables were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dressen. The most common Dressen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Dressen's were Farmers.

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Dressen Historical Records

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Dressen Life Expectancy

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