Drexel Family History

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Drexel Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Drechsel.

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

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Drexel Family Origin

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Drexel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Banker

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drexel. A less common occupation for the Drexel family was Banker. The most common Drexel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Drexel's were Farmers.

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Drexel Historical Records

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Drexel Life Expectancy

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