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Bessler Name Meaning

variant of Besler. occupational name for someone who does odd jobs or a tinkerer, hobby worker (modern German Bastler), of uncertain origin.

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


Similar surnames: Beisler, Tessler, Besler, Baessler, Kessler, Sessler, Ressler

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Bessler Family Origin

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Bessler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Agent

    3%
  • Architect

    3%

In 1880, the most common Bessler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Bessler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bessler family was Architect. Farmer, Laborer and Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bessler.

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Bessler Historical Records

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Bessler Life Expectancy

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