Facer Name Meaning

English (chiefly Northamptonshire): probably from the obsolete slang term facer, denoting a braggart or bully. The earliest citation for this term in OED is c. 1515. Americanized spelling of German Feeser.

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


Similar surnames: Racer, Facey, Face, Faler, Bacher, Kacer, Cater, Payer, Raper, Hayer

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Facer Family Origin

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Facer Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Sawyer

    3%
  • Blacksmith

    2%
  • Grocer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Facer occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Facer's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Facer family was Grocer. Agricultural Labourer, Sawyer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Facer.

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Facer Historical Records

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Facer Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Facer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Facer in 1957 was 59, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Facer

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