Priesmeyer Family History

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Priesmeyer Name Meaning

German: distinguishing name for a tenant farmer (see Meyer) + an uncertain first element: it may be Pries in either of its senses.

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


Similar surnames: Wiedmeyer, Springmeyer, Plassmeyer, Griesemer, Tiemeyer, Brinkmeyer

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Priesmeyer Family Origin

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Priesmeyer Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayer

    11%
  • Coal Merchant

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%

In 1880, the most common Priesmeyer occupation in the USA was Bricklayer. 11% of Priesmeyer's were Bricklayers. A less common occupation for the Priesmeyer family was Keeping House. Bricklayer, Coal Merchant and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Priesmeyer.

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Priesmeyer Historical Records

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Priesmeyer Life Expectancy

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