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Schlesselman Name Meaning

German (Schlesselmann): habitational name for someone from Schleessel on the river Wümme (with the addition of Middle Low German man ‘man’).

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


Similar surnames: Schneeman, Wesselman, Schneiderman, Schlotman, Scheunemann, Seelman

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Schlesselman Family Origin

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Schlesselman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Cabnet Maker

    20%
  • Clergyman

    20%

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In 1880, Farmer and Cabnet Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schlesselman. The most common Schlesselman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Schlesselman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schlesselman family was Clergyman.

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Schlesselman Historical Records

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Schlesselman Life Expectancy

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