Presser Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Presser Name Meaning

English: nickname from Old French prestre ‘priest’. German: derogatory nickname for a bully or tyrant, from an agent noun derivative of pressen ‘to oppress’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for someone who did ironing, from Yiddish pres ‘flat iron’ + the agent noun suffix -er.

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


Similar surnames: Presler, Preiser, Dresser, Press, Pressler, Pressey, Kreiser, Reusser

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Presser Family Origin

Where is the Presser family from?

SHOW MORE

Presser Family Occupations

What did your Presser ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Presser ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Labourer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Presser occupation in Canada was Labourer. 100% of Presser's were Labourers.

Source: Census data for Presser | Data not to scale

Presser Historical Records

What Presser family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Presser ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Presser

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Presser Life Expectancy

What is the average Presser lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Presser ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Presser Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Look up another name