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Sizer Name Meaning

English: status name or occupational name from Middle English sysour ‘assizer’, i.e. a member of the court of assize.

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


Similar surnames: Simer, Rimer, Steer, Piper, Hiner, Lier, Silber, Skiver, Sliter

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Where is the Sizer family from?

You can see how Sizer families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sizer family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Sizer families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 9 Sizer families living in Alberta. This was about 56% of all the recorded Sizer's in Canada. Alberta had the highest population of Sizer families in 1911.
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What did your Sizer ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Sizer. .

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Sizer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sizer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sizer. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Sizer. For the veterans among your Sizer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sizer lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Sizer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Sizer in 1954 was 48, and 79 in 2004.

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