Wessler Family History

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Wessler Name Meaning

North German: occupational name for a money changer, Middle Low German westere. Compare Wechsler.

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


Similar surnames: Weisler, Kessler, Fessler, Sessler, Wissler, Hessler, Wesseler

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Wessler Family Origin

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Wessler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • At School

    6%
  • Carver

    6%
  • Cigar Manufactorer

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Wessler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Wessler's were Farmers. Farmer, At School and Carver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wessler. A less common occupation for the Wessler family was Cigar Manufactorer.

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Wessler Historical Records

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Wessler Life Expectancy

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