Lazer Family History

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Lazer Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Lazar. French: southern form of Lazare. French: habitational name from a place in Haute-Alpes, the place name being derived from the personal name.

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

Similar surnames: Layer, Lazar, Laver, Laier, Lauer, Lamer, Lier, Lader, Hayer, Bader

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Lazer Family Origin

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Lazer Family Occupations

What did your Lazer ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Lazer. 19% of Lazer men worked as a Cultivateur and 20% of Lazer women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lazer were Carpenter and Servante

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cultivateur
  • Farmer
  • Regarmaker
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife
  • Religieuse
  • Servante

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

Lazer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 734 immigration records available for the last name Lazer. 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 Card

There are 429 military records available for the last name Lazer. For the veterans among your Lazer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lazer Life Expectancy

What is the average Lazer lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Lazer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lazer in 1941 was 38, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lazer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lazer ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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