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Conser Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Ganser.

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


Similar surnames: Confer, Conder, Gonser, Cooner, Coomer, Cones, Rowser, Cooler

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Where is the Conser family from?

You can see how Conser families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Conser family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Conser families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 7 Conser families living in Manitoba. This was about 50% of all the recorded Conser's in Canada. Manitoba and 1 other province had the highest population of Conser families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Conser surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Conser ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Conser. 23% of Conser men worked as a Farmer and 28% of Conser women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Conser were Proprietor and Housekeeper. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    23%
  • Laborer
    21%
  • Salesman
    14%
  • Proprietor
    8%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    28%
  • Servant
    19%
  • Bookkeeper
    19%
  • Housekeeper
    19%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Conser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Conser census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 328 immigration records available for the last name Conser. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

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

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What is the average Conser lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Conser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Conser in 1955 was 30, and 70 in 2004.

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