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  • ? Kessler (deceased)
  • Adolf Kesler (1898 - 1920)
    Sündinud 1898 Jõhvis, õppis koos Majakuga Jõhvi ministeeriumikoolis ning suviti töötati koos jooksupoistena ja abitöölistena raudteel. Astus Tallinna kunstitööstuskooli, mobiliseeriti 1917, osales Petr...
  • Andreas Kessler (1799 - 1835)
    Trauurkunde Keßler & Wiedemann 12/1831 im katholischen Kirchenbuch Östringen "Deutschland, Baden, Erzbistum Freiburg, katholische Kirchenbücher, 1678-1930," database, FamilySearch ( : 16 January 2019),...

About the Kessler surname


  • family name was actually KISHON but at the border in russia they wrote down kessler
  • family name was spelled "Kestler" in CZ but was changed to "Kessler" when arrived in the US

-Interestingly, it seems that we’ve found quite a few different origins of the “Kessler” name. That said, in my family, it comes from Germany. It is believed that for some Kesslers, it could have been an occupational name for a kettle/cauldron maker.

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