Ransier Family History

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Ransier Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Swiss German Ramseyer (see Ramseur).

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


Similar surnames: Ramsier, Ramseier, Rasner, Rassier, Danser, Cansler, Riser, Raisner

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Ransier Family Origin

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Ransier Family Occupations

What did your Ransier ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Ransier occupation in Canada was Cabinet Maker. 33% of Ransier's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ransier. A less common occupation for the Ransier family was Shoemaker.

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  • Cabinet Maker

    33%
  • Labourer

    33%
  • Shoemaker

    33%

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

Ransier Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ransier Life Expectancy

What is the average Ransier lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Ransier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Ransier in 1955 was 32, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ransier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ransier 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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