Ramser Family History

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Ramser Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: habitational name for someone from any of several places in the Palatinate and in Switzerland called Ramsen, or from places in Austria and upper Bavaria called Ramsau. In the Bavarian dialect of German Rams means ‘scree’.

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


Similar surnames: Ramseur, Ramsey, Ramer, Rammer, Nasser, Reiser, Ranger, Ramsden

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Ramser Family Origin

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Ramser Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Distiller

    14%
  • Furniture Dealer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ramser family was Keeping House. Farmer, Distiller and Furniture Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ramser. The most common Ramser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Ramser's were Farmers.

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Ramser Historical Records

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Ramser Life Expectancy

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