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Pressman Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a priest’s servant, from Middle English pr(i)est ‘priest’, ‘minister’ + man ‘man’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for someone who did ironing and pressing of clothes, from Yiddish pres ‘flat iron’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Crossman, Grassman, Presson, Russman, Reisman, Rosman, Reissman

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Pressman Family Origin

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Pressman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Hotel Keeper

    33%
  • Saloon

    33%

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In 1880, Farmer and Hotel Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pressman. A less common occupation for the Pressman family was Saloon. The most common Pressman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Pressman's were Farmers.

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Pressman Life Expectancy

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