Manser Family History

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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

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • At School

    25%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Millrite

    5%

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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Manser Historical Records

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Manser Life Expectancy

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