Masur Name Meaning

German: ethnic name for a member of the Masur people, who gave their name to the area known as Masuren in the former German province of East Prussia.

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


Similar surnames: Maser, Mar, Mazur, Mauer, Masch, Naser, Maul, Haser, Mabus, Mauser

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Masur Family Origin

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Masur Family Occupations

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  • Bookkeeper

    25%
  • Claim Agent

    25%
  • Clothier

    25%
  • Fur Cleaner

    25%

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In 1880, Bookkeeper, Claim Agent and Clothier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Masur. A less common occupation for the Masur family was Fur Cleaner. The most common Masur occupation in the USA was Bookkeeper. 25% of Masur's were Bookkeepers.

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Masur Historical Records

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Masur Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Masur life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Masur in 1962 was 71, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Masur

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