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Bresee Name Meaning

Probably of Dutch origin, but the etymology is unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Brewer, Bresser, Brasel, Brueske, Beske, Brester, Besse, Biese

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Bresee Family Origin

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Bresee Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Bresee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Bresee's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bresee family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bresee.

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Bresee Historical Records

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Bresee Life Expectancy

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Famous Bresee Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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