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Pressly Name Meaning

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

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


Similar surnames: Pressley, Presley, Kressley, Cressey, Priestly, Crissey, Pressler

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Pressly Family Origin

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Pressly Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, the most common Pressly occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Pressly's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pressly. A less common occupation for the Pressly family was Farm Laborer.

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Pressly Historical Records

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Pressly Life Expectancy

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