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Dressman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Dreszmann, a patronymic from the personal name Drees. German: probably of the same origin as 1.

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


Similar surnames: Cressman, Creasman, Wessman, Gressman, Russman, Crossman, Hessman

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Dressman Family Origin

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Dressman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Brick Moulder

    13%
  • H. Keeper

    13%
  • Keeps Bar

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Dressman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Dressman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dressman family was Keeps Bar. Farmer, Brick Moulder and H. Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dressman.

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Dressman Life Expectancy

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