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Pressler Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from the city of Breslau in Silesia (Polish name Wroclaw), or from Pressel. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Presler.

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


Similar surnames: Presler, Presser, Bresler, Kressler, Dressler, Bressler, Tessler

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Pressler Family Origin

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Pressler Family Occupations

What did your Pressler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pressler. 17% of Pressler men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Pressler women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pressler were Truck Driver and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    17%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    10%
  • Nurse
    9%
  • Teacher
    9%
  • Housekeeper
    8%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Pressler Historical Records

What Pressler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Pressler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pressler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Pressler. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Pressler. For the veterans among your Pressler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pressler Life Expectancy

What is the average Pressler lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Pressler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Pressler in 1959 was 52, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pressler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pressler 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.

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