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Dessauer Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Dessau in Sachsen-Anhalt or Dessow in Brandenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Desser, Sexauer, Wesseler, Hemauer, Essner, Lesser, Rosauer, Reinauer

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Dessauer Family Origin

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Dessauer Family Occupations

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  • Merchant

    33%
  • Clerk In Store

    17%
  • Clothing Merchant

    17%
  • Foreman Of Tobacco Factory

    17%

In 1880, Merchant, Clerk In Store and Clothing Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dessauer. A less common occupation for the Dessauer family was Foreman Of Tobacco Factory. The most common Dessauer occupation in the USA was Merchant. 33% of Dessauer's were Merchants.

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Dessauer Historical Records

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Dessauer Life Expectancy

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