Presler Family History

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Presler Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Pressler 1. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for someone who ironed clothes, from Yiddish pres ‘flat iron’ + the agent suffix -ler.

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


Similar surnames: Presser, Pressler, Bresler, Tesler, Preller, Preslar, Wiesler

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Presler Family Origin

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Presler Family Occupations

What did your Presler ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cotton Lood Manufacturers Experimental and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Presler. 20% of Presler men worked as a Cotton Lood Manufacturers Experimental and 67% of Presler women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Presler were Navvy and Electric Wrie Instructor Machinist

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cotton Lood Manufacturers Experimental
    20%
  • General Labourer Heavy Worker
    20%
  • Incapacitated Retired Cuteiene
    20%
  • Navvy
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    67%
  • Domestic Duties Unpaid
    17%
  • Electric Wrie Instructor Machinist
    17%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Presler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Presler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Presler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Presler

Passenger List

There are 344 immigration records available for the last name Presler. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Presler. For the veterans among your Presler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Presler Life Expectancy

What is the average Presler lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Presler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Presler in 1959 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Presler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Presler ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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