Ramseur Family History

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Ramseur Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Ramsauer (or of the variants Ramseyer, Ramseier), a habitational name for someone from a place called Ramsau (see Ramser).

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

Similar surnames: Ramser, Ramsour, Ramsell, Ramsburg, Ramsey, Rather, Ramer, Rammer

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Ramseur Family Origin

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Ramseur Family Occupations

What did your Ramseur ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ramseur family was Works On Railroad. Propriator Black Smith Shop, R R Clerk and Works In Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ramseur. The most common Ramseur occupation in the USA was Propriator Black Smith Shop. 25% of Ramseur's were Propriator Black Smith Shops.

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  • Propriator Black Smith Shop

  • R R Clerk

  • Works In Farm

  • Works On Railroad


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ramseur ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ramseur Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ramseur. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ramseur 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Ramseur. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Ramseur. For the veterans among your Ramseur ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ramseur Life Expectancy

What is the average Ramseur lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Ramseur life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Ramseur in 1953 was 35, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ramseur

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ramseur 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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