Lizer Family History

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Lizer Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Leiser.

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

Similar surnames: Rizer, Hizer, Izer, Liter, Kizer, Fizer, Wiser, Riser, Hiner, Ticer

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Lizer Family Origin

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Lizer Family Occupations

What did your Lizer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lizer family was Boatman. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lizer. The most common Lizer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Lizer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Boatman


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lizer ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Lizer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lizer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lizer 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 229 immigration records available for the last name Lizer. 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 316 military records available for the last name Lizer. For the veterans among your Lizer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lizer Life Expectancy

What is the average Lizer lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Lizer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Lizer in 1956 was 55, and 67 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lizer 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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