Reierson Family History

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Reierson Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Reier, from Old Norse Reiðarr, from reið ‘house’, ‘home’ + -arr, representing a proto-Norse form -harjar ‘warrior’, -warjar ‘defender’, or -gairar ‘spear’. Respelling of Norwegian or Danish Reiersen, cognate with 1.

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


Similar surnames: Enerson, Segerson, Einerson, Anderson, Peterson, Peerson, Pierson

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Reierson Family Origin

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Reierson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Druggist

    8%
  • Grocer

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Druggist and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reierson. A less common occupation for the Reierson family was Laborer. The most common Reierson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Reierson's were Farmers.

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Reierson Historical Records

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Reierson Life Expectancy

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