Reeser Family History

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Reeser Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Swiss German Rieser.

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

Similar surnames: Reesor, Reser, Resser, Reecer, Reiser, Reaser, Reeher, Rieser, Neeser

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Reeser Family Origin

Where is the Reeser family from?

Reeser Family Occupations

What did your Reeser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Reeser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Reeser's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reeser. A less common occupation for the Reeser family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Reeser Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Reeser Life Expectancy

What is the average Reeser lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Reeser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Reeser in 1946 was 36, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reeser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reeser 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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