Dreher Family History

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Dreher Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: occupational name for a turner, from an agent derivative of Middle High German dræhen, dræjen ‘to turn’. See also Dressler.

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


Similar surnames: Dreyer, Drescher, Kreyer, Preyer, Freier, Dieker, Dresser, Breuer

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Dreher Family Origin

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Dreher Family Occupations

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  • Fishmonger

    17%
  • Groom (HM)

    17%
  • Labourer General

    17%
  • Provision Merchant

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dreher family was Provision Merchant. Fishmonger, Groom (HM) and Labourer General were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dreher. The most common Dreher occupation in the UK was Fishmonger. 17% of Dreher's were Fishmongers.

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Dreher Historical Records

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Dreher Life Expectancy

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