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Hessler Name Meaning

German (southern and central): topographic name from Middle High German hasel, hesel ‘hazel’, or a habitational name from places called Hesslar, Hessler, or Hässler in Thuringia, Franconia, Westphalia, and Hesse.

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


Similar surnames: Hassler, Sessler, Haessler, Hesser, Fessler, Kessler, Wessler

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Hessler Family Origin

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Hessler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Hessler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Hessler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hessler family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hessler.

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Hessler Historical Records

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Hessler Life Expectancy

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