Ramseyer Family History

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Ramseyer Name Meaning

Swiss German: variant of Ramsauer (see Ramseur).

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


Similar surnames: Ramseier, Ramsier, Ramseur, Ramser, Ransier, Ramsour, Harmeyer

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Ramseyer Family Origin

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Ramseyer Family Occupations

What did your Ramseyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Ramseyer occupation in Canada was Farm. 33% of Ramseyer's were Farms. Farm and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ramseyer. A less common occupation for the Ramseyer family was Servant.

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  • Farm

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Servant

    33%

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

Ramseyer Historical Records

What Ramseyer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ramseyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ramseyer 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Ramseyer. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Ramseyer. For the veterans among your Ramseyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ramseyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Ramseyer lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Ramseyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Ramseyer in 1957 was 64, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ramseyer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ramseyer 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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