Landmesser Family History

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Landmesser Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a land surveyor, from Middle High German lant ‘land’, ‘territory’ + an agent derivative of mezzen ‘to measure’.

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


Similar surnames: Messer, Lander, Handwerker, Nesser, Lesser, Sandmeyer, Dresser

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Landmesser Family Origin

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Landmesser Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Barber

    13%
  • Saloon Keeper

    13%
  • Attorney At Law

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Landmesser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Landmesser's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Landmesser family was Attorney At Law. Farmer, Barber and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Landmesser.

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Landmesser Historical Records

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Landmesser Life Expectancy

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