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Dresen Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a reduced form of Dresden. Probably a variant spelling of German Dreesen.

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


Similar surnames: Dresel, Dresden, Gresens, Dressen, Breden, Deese, Rosen, Green, Deren

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Dresen Family Origin

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Dresen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Hotel Keeper

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dresen family was Hotel Keeper. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dresen. The most common Dresen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Dresen's were Farmers.

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Dresen Historical Records

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Dresen Life Expectancy

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