Wesseler Family History

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Wesseler Name Meaning

North German: variant of Wechsler. Perhaps a habitational name for someone from Wessel in Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Wessler, Wissler, Wessel, Wessner, Tessler, Wessels, Bessler, Sessler

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Wesseler Family Origin

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Wesseler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Minister

    13%
  • News Agent

    13%

In 1880, the most common Wesseler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Wesseler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wesseler family was News Agent. Farmer, Laborer and Minister were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wesseler.

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Wesseler Historical Records

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Wesseler Life Expectancy

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