Pressel Family History

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Pressel Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Pressel near Torgau, Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Pressey, Wessel, Presser, Tressel, Ressel, Pressler, Dressel, Kessel

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Pressel Family Origin

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Pressel Family Occupations

What did your Pressel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pressel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Pressel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pressel family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pressel.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Cabinet Maker

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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

Pressel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pressel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pressel 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 Pressel. 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 Pressel. For the veterans among your Pressel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pressel Life Expectancy

What is the average Pressel lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Pressel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Pressel in 1947 was 28, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pressel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pressel 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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