Bresee Family History

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Bresee Name Meaning

Probably of Dutch origin, but the etymology is unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Brewer, Bresser, Brasel, Brueske, Beske, Brester, Besse, Biese

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Bresee Family Origin

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Bresee Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bresee. A less common occupation for the Bresee family was Laborer. The most common Bresee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Bresee's were Farmers.

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Bresee Historical Records

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Bresee Life Expectancy

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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