Gressley Family History

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Gressley Name Meaning

Altered spelling of the German Swiss family name Gressly, a variant of Gressel.

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


Similar surnames: Kressley, Grasley, Gressler, Pressley, Pressler, Cressey, Frensley

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Gressley Family Origin

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Gressley Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    17%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%

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In 1880, Butcher, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gressley. The most common Gressley occupation in the USA was Butcher. 17% of Gressley's were Butchers. A less common occupation for the Gressley family was Keeping House.

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Gressley Historical Records

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Gressley Life Expectancy

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