Runser Family History

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Runser Name Meaning

South German and French (Alsace): from a topographic name Runs for a small creek + -er indicating habitation. SFN, from France; 1880, Fr, Ger; not in MTM, BR, etc. ExG***

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


Similar surnames: Unser, Runner, Ranger, Reiser, Hanser, Ruther, Riser, Gunter, Rinner

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Runser Family Origin

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Runser Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Beer Saloon

    7%
  • Black Smith

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Beer Saloon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Runser. The most common Runser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Runser's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Runser family was Black Smith.

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Runser Historical Records

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Runser Life Expectancy

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