Kressler Family History

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Kressler Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Kressel in Baden.

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


Similar surnames: Pressler, Ressler, Kressley, Kreidler, Kiesler, Dressler, Kessler

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Kressler Family Origin

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Kressler Family Occupations

What did your Kressler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Mill Wright were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kressler. The most common Kressler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Kressler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kressler family was Tin Smith.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Mill Wright

    5%
  • Tin Smith

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kressler ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kressler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kressler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kressler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kressler. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Kressler. For the veterans among your Kressler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kressler Life Expectancy

What is the average Kressler lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Kressler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kressler in 1944 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kressler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kressler ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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