Racer Family History

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Racer Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Röser (see Rosser).

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

Similar surnames: Facer, Raver, Raser, Rader, Kacer, Raper, Raker, Ramer, Race, Riser

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Racer Family Origin

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Racer Family Occupations

What did your Racer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Ladies Hairdresser was the top reported job for people in the UK named Racer. 50% of Racer women worked as a Ladies Hairdresser

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Ladies Hairdresser
  • Printer Means Late Small

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

Racer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Racer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Racer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 195 immigration records available for the last name Racer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

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

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Racer Life Expectancy

What is the average Racer lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Racer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Racer in 1956 was 29, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Racer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Racer ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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