Rasor Family History

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Rasor Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a maker of razors or a barber, from Old French rasor, rasur ‘razor’. Humanist Latinized form of the German occupational name Bartscherer ‘barber’ (literally ‘beard cutter’), recorded as early as the 14th century.

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

Similar surnames: Maser, Raysor, Raisor, Rader, Kaser, Kastor, Rasch, Rasey, Bason

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Rasor Family Origin

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Rasor Family Occupations

What did your Rasor ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rasor. 23% of Rasor men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Rasor women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rasor were Proprietor and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Proprietor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Stenographer
  • Cook
  • Secretary

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Rasor Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Rasor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rasor 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 491 immigration records available for the last name Rasor. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Rasor. For the veterans among your Rasor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rasor Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Rasor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rasor in 1942 was 46, and 86 in 2004.

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