Presser Family History

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Presser Name Meaning

English: nickname from Old French prestre ‘priest’. German: derogatory nickname for a bully or tyrant, from an agent noun derivative of pressen ‘to oppress’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for someone who did ironing, from Yiddish pres ‘flat iron’ + the agent noun suffix -er.

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


Similar surnames: Presler, Preiser, Dresser, Press, Pressler, Pressey, Kreiser, Reusser

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Presser Family Origin

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Presser Family Occupations

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  • House Joiner

    33%
  • Laundry Man

    33%
  • Retired Grocer

    33%

In 1881, the most common Presser occupation in the UK was House Joiner. 33% of Presser's were House Joiners. A less common occupation for the Presser family was Retired Grocer. House Joiner and Laundry Man were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Presser.

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Presser Historical Records

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Presser Life Expectancy

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