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Pressley Name Meaning

English: variant of Priestley. Americanized form of German Pressler.

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


Similar surnames: Pressly, Presley, Kressley, Gressley, Pressler, Frensley, Preszler

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Pressley Family Origin

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Pressley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pressley. The most common Pressley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Pressley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pressley family was Farm Laborer.

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Pressley Historical Records

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Pressley Life Expectancy

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