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Manser Name Meaning

from the male personal name Manasseh, Hebrew Menashe ‘one who causes to forget’ (see Manasse), borne in the Middle Ages by Christians as well as by Jews. Hebrew Menashe and its reflexes in other Jewish languages have always been popular among Jews. occupational name for someone who made handles for agricultural and domestic implements, from an agent derivative of Anglo-Norman French mance ‘handle’ (Old French manche, Late Latin manicus, a derivative of manus ‘hand’).

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


Similar surnames: Mander, Maser, Manger, Manier, Ganser, Maner, Mauser, Mahler, Manker

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Manser Family Origin

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Manser Family Occupations

What did your Manser ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Manser family was Millrite. The most common Manser occupation in Canada was Farmer. 45% of Manser's were Farmers. Farmer, At School and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manser.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • At School

    25%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Millrite

    5%

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Manser Historical Records

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Manser Life Expectancy

What is the average Manser lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, Manser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Manser in 1945 was 19, and 72 in 2004.

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