Roessler Family History

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Roessler Name Meaning

German (also Rössler): occupational name for someone who bred, handled, worked, rode, or owned horses, from an agent derivative of Middle High German ros, ors ‘horse’, ‘steed’.

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


Similar surnames: Rossler, Roesler, Roesser, Rosler, Dressler, Fessler, Kessler

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Roessler Family Origin

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Roessler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Saloon Keeper

    6%
  • Druggist

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Roessler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Roessler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Roessler family was Druggist. Farmer, Laborer and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roessler.

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Roessler Historical Records

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Roessler Life Expectancy

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