Schiesser Family History

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Schiesser Name Meaning

nickname for a hunter or shooting enthusiast, from an agent derivative of Middle High German schiezzen ‘to shoot’. topographic name from a dialect word meaning ‘pointed nook’.

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


Similar surnames: Schuessler, Schieber, Schmeisser, Schloesser, Schwemmer, Schlesser

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Schiesser Family Origin

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Schiesser Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    33%
  • Block Cutter

    17%
  • Butcher

    17%
  • Minister

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schiesser family was Minister. The most common Schiesser occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 33% of Schiesser's were Farm Laborers. Farm Laborer, Block Cutter and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schiesser.

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Schiesser Historical Records

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Schiesser Life Expectancy

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